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I am reading Michael Foley's book on Henri Bergson and the introduction mentions William James' philosphical crush on Bergson and the philosophical bromance between the two men. So here's a little thread to warm your heart.
In 1902, Bergson was starting to be well regarded in philosophical circles but had not reached the international fame of the later years. William James, who was at this point an international celebrity read Bergson's Matière et Mémoire
After finishing Bergson's book James wrote  to Bergson: "It fills my mind with all sorts of new questions and hypotheses and brings the old into a most agreeable liquefaction. I thank you from the bottom of my heart". Bergson was a James fan so was presumably super excited
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