Author Zoe FitzGerald Carter has had a different experience from many. Her mother had advanced Parkinson's disease and sought assistance to end her own life. This extraordinary memoir acquaints us with the person who was Margaret Draper, recounting past experiences and telling about the realities --- and the tenderness and agony --- of witnessing her death.
I assume most people know what the Hemlock Society is. Once Margaret felt she had lost both her dignity and quality of life, and with a num