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| to=[[William Cater]]
 
| to=[[William Cater]]
| date=[[1 November]] [[1971]]
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| date=[[1971#November|November 1]], [[1971]]
 
| subject=Apology for not writing, the value of letters
 
| subject=Apology for not writing, the value of letters
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==Summary==
 
==Summary==
 
Tolkien apologized for not replying to Cater’s 19 October letter, which he called one of the most kind and encouraging ever received.  He said that letters of any length to an isolated man were like bread to a prisoner starving in a tower.
 
Tolkien apologized for not replying to Cater’s 19 October letter, which he called one of the most kind and encouraging ever received.  He said that letters of any length to an isolated man were like bread to a prisoner starving in a tower.
 
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