A Mother's Last Best Lesson Index
This is the story of my mother's final illness - a time we shared for three months, day in and day out. Although it happened in 1992, it remains the most profound event in my life. I hope it is as uplifting for you as many readers say it has been for them.
Part 1: Green Bananas
Part 2: Gold
Part 3: Diapers
Part 4: Helpers and Hindrances
Part 5: Miracle Night
Part 6: Morphine Dreams
Part 7: "Help Me Die"
Part 8: 27 April 1992
Part 9: Police Procedures
Part 10: In Memoriam and Burial at Sea
Part 11: A Mother's Last Best Lesson
Part 12: Postscript: Joe and Barbara