to bring him a little silver ring from India. I bought the ring but Baba had a golden one for him instead, you see.
Fred had put his heart into his "last" public talk about Meher Baba. His health had become successively worse and following the talk there was a relapse. He was hospitalized, became weak, yet remained aware and prepared for transition. He felt he was here "to bear witness" to The New Life Testament and Gospel of Meher Baba. His open friendliness, his gentleness, his transparent and wholehearted faith could not fail to make a deep impression simply by what he was: a Christian mystic and an apostle of the God-Man, Meher Baba. That was Fred Marks, our man in London.