Two Days Before Stan Lee Passed Away, The Marvel Legend Had Some Emotional Words For His Protégé

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The world of comic books suffered a terrible blow in November 2018. Stan Lee, the man behind Marvel and many of the most iconic superheroes ever conceived of, passed away at 95 years of age. Amongst the outpouring of sadness, one bit of news stood out. Roy Thomas, the man who took over as chief editor of Marvel in 1972, visited him two days before he died. And at that meeting, Lee shared some touching words with him.

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