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Re: Steve Berry

Posted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 2:42 pm
by David Robertson
Roger posted this tribute elsewhere. I thought it was lovely, and hope that those who knew Steve Berry will appreciate it.
Roger Emerson wrote:At Steve Berry's funeral service this morning, I was musing about religion as it applies to chess. Most players nowadays are atheists - a quick-play finish and that's it. Very few are christian ( looking for a favourable adjudication). And Steve was, like myself, a buddhist - in favour of adjournment, followed by resumption. He was a very good buddhist too - calm and considerate. And, typically, he left us with an adjournment outstanding. So long, Steve