The Day I Finally Understood Bruce Springsteen

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Dear tramps,

It’s actually been a long time since I last shared my views and feelings here and it’s all because the past year has been quite of a turbulent one. It’s probably the year I have learned the most about life, people and myself. And of course, has been a year of reconnection and constant dialogue with Bruce.

There have been many nights lying in bed at night where I would just put my earphones and put a Bruce song; no matter which, I just needed to hear his voice, his stories… I needed to be put in the skin of those characters and for at least one tinny minute be allowed to pause my life and live inside another one.

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It has been in those nights of sorrow where I have most understood Bruce. Until this point, for me, Bruce was a mentor, a friend to rely upon…

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This one is for you, Vic

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This one is for him. Our belived friend, our dear work-rockaholic, our sweet cameraman. This one is for you, Vic. Lost but never forgotten.

On days like this, darkness and sorrow flood our lives. All of a sudden everything is converted into a dark hole where nothing really makes sense. I was not expecting to wake up today to that text message.

Life is a fareful thing and he dare it to live it. He was one of the biggest persons I have ever known. Always cheerful, always down to have a great time. He was always ready with his camera to immortalize every moment. His passion for life was contageoud, his love was outrageous.

When I met him for the first time I was 15 years old. He appeared to me as the living image of rock and roll to me. He had a crumbled voice, grey hair and…

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