I'm not sad. He was sort of old, and he was ready; he said it himself.
"You know, you go to a party and you hone in on the couple people you know. There are none of those people for me at parties any more."
Nope, not sad. More... reminded, I guess, of something I tend to forget. Just a feeling really, something about how if you can't laugh at the world we live in, you're not taking it seriously.
If you haven't already, definitely check out this interview.