I Might Be Wrong: I hope I die before I get old

[caption id="attachment_32751" align="aligncenter" width="610" caption="Keith Richards, age 13. Photo by Herbert Knosowski, AP."][/caption] Gil Scott-Heron died on Friday. It’s a terrible shame for reasons which are legion: for his influence which many have linked up to the genesis of hip-hop, for his well-documented struggles with drugs, for his lived-in voice and for his poetic words.