Thank you for the stories, Sir Terry.

Author Sir Terry Pratchett passed away on March 12, 2015 aged 66.

The way they announced the news was brilliant. And fitting.

The way Sir Terry's death was announced by his Twitter team
The way Sir Terry’s death was announced by his Twitter team

The link lead to a press release by his publishers.

“Don’t think of it as dying,” said Death. “Just think of it as leaving early to avoid the rush” – Terry Pratchett (1948 – 2015)

Terry Pratchett
Sir Terry Pratchett. Photo by Stefan Servos