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When he died, his Internet site was flooded by condolence messages, a big amount of whose simply read "So long and thanks for all the fish", one of the catchphrases from the Hitchhiker's Guide. The same sentence is also his gravestone epitaph.
The inventor of the Total Perspective Vortex did it, as is the case with the best of things, to annoy his wife.
42 - the Answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe, and Everything.
Douglas Noel Adams
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK
Santa Barbara, California, USA
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