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beatrice-voillemin's picture
Mar.07.2011
Seeing someone here write about birth made me remember what this hospice nurse told me once that dying was like a birth in the opposite direction.  I am still not comfortable with death myself.  Than she proceeded to give me what she called the death talk.  She said that we don't know where we come...
christopher-meeks's picture
Dec.26.2010
I knew my mother had a file in her desk labeled "My Funeral," where she had made her choices known. The trick was to find that folder since her desk and her whole house were gone--the latter bashed down, no less--when she sold her Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired Usonian home to pay for her...