Q: Through the years… have you learned to get rid of the unnecessary, the vanity? Leonard Cohen (Oct, 2016): “They seem to have gotten rid of me. No virtue on my part. Several of the seven deadly sins seem to have lost interest in this immobilized person.”

From the original questionnaire (in English) for Le Dernier Empereur by J.D. Beauvallet and Pierre Siankowski (Les Inrocks: Oct 19, 2016) forwarded to me on Oct 16, 2016 by Leonard Cohen.

 

Leonard Cohen & The Seven Deadly Sins In 1994

Leonard referenced those same capital vices in 1994:1

Pick Five Words That Describe Yourself

I am republishing selected posts from my former Leonard Cohen site, Cohencentric, here on AllanShowalter.com (these posts can be found at Leonard Cohen). This entry was originally posted October 31, 2016.

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  1. “Q Questionnaire – Leonard Cohen” Q Magazine: September 1994 []

One thought on “Q: Through the years… have you learned to get rid of the unnecessary, the vanity? Leonard Cohen (Oct, 2016): “They seem to have gotten rid of me. No virtue on my part. Several of the seven deadly sins seem to have lost interest in this immobilized person.”

  1. Thankyou…..wondrous kind memories… life shall move along……..sadly…….yet… . Wondrous Memories!!! I am honored at how thoughtful you have been with sharing happiness!! Pat..

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