The author spent seven years tending to the dying in a Parisian hospital for the terminally ill. Writing candidly and eloquently, she shows how death can be transformed from something lonely and agonizing into a sacred encounter, suffused by moments of profound humanity and peace.

Intimate Death: How the Dying Teach Us How to Live 1998, Vintage Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679768593

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