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For A Comic Like Robin Williams, Depression Can Wait 2 Steps Offstage

Robin Williams reportedly suffered from severe depression before his death. As the country copes with the shock of the comedian's apparent suicide, former TV talk show host Dick Cavett recalls his interview with Williams and his own struggles with depression.

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