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Husband and wife chart the end of life in new book

Original post made on Jun 4, 2021

Prompted by a serious medical diagnosis, longtime Palo Alto residents Irvin and Marilyn Yalom probe questions around love, loss and what matters in the end in a "A Matter of Death and Life."

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, June 4, 2021, 6:45 AM

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Posted by NanaDi
a resident of Midtown
on Jun 4, 2021 at 10:38 am

NanaDi is a registered user.

What a beautiful love story. I have been under treatment for Multiple Myeloma for the past 11 years, so I can relate to this. Fortunately, I have wonderful Grandchildren and Great Grands, and the joy they provide keeps me persevering. I am so sorry for Yalom's loss, and I am sure that lovely Marilyn is in a better place.


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