A Permanent Solution to a Temporary Problem

April 22, 2015 6:13 PM

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One of my best friends from college took his life last week. I hadn't seen or heard from him for over 15 years, but I'd gotten occasional updates from mutual friends that his drinking had gotten worse, his marriage was struggling, and he'd spent some time in prison.

The memory that comes to mind whenever I think of him was the first time we met. I was struggling to adjust during my first few weeks at drama school in London, one of four Americans in our class and a few years older than most of my peers. We were supposed to pair up for an exercise in movement cla...

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