Bob Dylan

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"Behind every beautiful thing there's been some kind of pain." —Bob Dylan,"Not Dark Yet"

Here's a doctor's confidentiality: I'm a huge Dylan fan.

My admiration for the singer and songwriter is deep and abiding, no matter how much the times they are a-changin.' I've read possibly every book ever written about him, including one that consisted entirely of reprinted newspaper interviews. I saw him in concert at the Houston Rodeo in 2002. I stood no more than 10 feet from the stage, tangled up in Bob.

He didn't move; neither did I.

Last month, Dylan received the 2016 Nobel Prize in...