Van Gogh's Friend Cut Off His Ear

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  1. Optimus1986

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    The way I initially read that isn't the way it was intended to be read lol I thought the friend cut off his own ear in some kind of dramatic gesture


    Also Van Gogh is still alive?
     
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    ^Oh thx I needed that in my life lol
     
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    'stuck in the middle with...'
     
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    Sorry, It just makes me think of Mr Blonde
     
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    The original story - Van Gogh cut off his own ear and gave it as a gift, or a sign of his affection, to a girlfriend.

    The real story - Van Gogh got his ear sliced off in a drunken fencing brawl outside a whore house and gave the ear to the cheap hooker he just gave an angry-dragon to.

    Go figure.
     
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    Turbocharger We should get more letter

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    Well they do sound similar, I can see how one could get the two stories confused.
     
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    10 years of research onto Van Gogh's ear?

    Obsessive, much?
     

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