Terry Pratchett, author of the very funny Discworld fantasy books has died at the age of 66.
I don't wish to speculate on just WHY he died, but Pratchett suffered from a very rare form of early onset Alzheimer’s disease.
He was also part of the fight in Britain for the right of critically ill people to legally opt for assisted suicide.
According to Transworld Publishers, Pratchett died on March 12, 2015 at his home, “with his cat sleeping on his bed surrounded by his family.”
The Twitter tweets below, were released by Pratchett's people... Mort, I believe, or maybe Mort's son: