Some individuals in the Nobel Foundation were reportedly miffed at Bod Dylan's silence about winning the prize for literature. NBC News, reports he has spoken to to the with them by phone. He told permanent secretary Sara Danius, " I appreciate the honor so much." His response came more than two weeks after the announcement. Dylan told the Telegraph he hopes to attend the December presentation, "If it's at all possible." By the way, Dylan was on the losing end of what at the time was a historic divorce settlement years ago. A cash prize of nearly a million dollars accompanies the award.