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Lauren Bacall: a star that will shine for millennia

Historian Tim Stanley, writing for The Telegraph: “Lauren Bacall the actor has died, a sad thing for sure. But Lauren Bacall the star will live on forever. Because that’s what stars do. They burn bright for millennia.”