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Valentine’s Day 1997

We held the viewing on Valentine‚Äôs Day, a cold and rainy night. **People came dressed for dinner, a night out, champagne and chocolate. Some filed through quietly, paid their respects to my parents and slipped out the door with their … Continue reading

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Last chance

14 years ago today… I held the phone, helpless. The woman on the other end pleaded with me to ask my mother just one more time to consider donating the healthy organs of her 23-year-old son. Strong heart of a … Continue reading

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