During the glut of publicity earlier this year about my book Until I Say Goodbye — crazy, wasn’t it? — there entered another central character in my life, a perfect foil, which every good story needs.
Foil is a literary term meaning to present a character in contrast or in comparison with another. Hamlet duels with his foil, Laertes. Sherlock Holmes is challenged by his foil, Dr. Watson. Bert is annoyed by his foil, Ernie.
And I am complemented by my furry foil, a French bulldog named Lenny.
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