Living With Death: The Series

Living With Death: The Series

Telegram

Death. It's a natural part of the life cycle, and something about which we all have a morbid curiosity. For some, it goes beyond curiosity — it's a facet of their daily life. Telegram reporter Tara Bradbury introduces you to a group of people who, by choice or by chance, deal with death every day. This is her four-part series "Living With Death," running in the Telegram Oct. 9 to 12.

Gaining insight about life, death and true love

October 09, 2013 - 4 h 34

We decided this would be our last natural Christmas tree. It was too much effort, year after year, picking one out, transporting it home, pruning and then dismantling it after the holidays.

After...

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Gaining insight about life, death and true love

Living with Death, Part 2: Focusing on the future

October 10, 2013 - 4 h 44

Rowe had been called to the death bed of a parishioner; a gentleman he didn’t really know too well, who had been ill for a while and was intent on dying at home. Rowe had been sitting with the man...

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Local
Living with Death, Part 2: Focusing on the future

Why death?

October 12, 2013 - 6 h 00

I read these lines a few months ago in a blog written by Louise Page, a Scottish woman in her 40s who was diagnosed with terminal bone cancer last Christmas. Page had been fighting a rare form of the...

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Editorials