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Editor’s Rejection Letter

The greatest rejection letter of all time, shared by University of Portland magazine editor extraordinaire Brian Doyle.

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  1. Posted April 28, 2013 at 3:04 pm | #

    My own favourite rejection was a telephone conversation which went like this: ‘David, you’ve got one of the best portfolios in London. We’re not going to use you, but you’ve got a lovely natural eye …’ to which I replied: ‘I’d rather be synthetic and rich’, whereupon he hung up.

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