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William Cook - Why did my brilliant friend end it all?

Features | By William Cook

When wrestling expert Marcus Trower killed himself, William Cook was heartbroken – and mystified

When Marcus Trower’s sister called me up, I knew it could be only to tell me some bad news about her brother. When she told me he’d died, I was shocked but not surprised. Marcus was a fearless adventurer who’d travelled widely in West Africa and South America. I assumed he must have perished in an awful accident in one of those wild, untamed places. I was dumbfounded to hear he’d killed himself. ...

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