Posts Tagged ‘ethical will’: 2

A Personal Manifesto on Death

Many friends have written to me after my post on advance directives, saying that they just can’t seem to get around to signing one — even though they recognize how important it is. So I thought I’d share the inspiring “Ethical Will” of my friend Vivian Shaw…

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The Logistics of Dying Well: Health Care Proxy, Living Will & Organ Donation

Ugh. Paperwork. We’re not even exempt from it while we’re preparing to die. When our “Year to Live” teachers announced that our assignment for the month is to fill out our advance directives, I felt irritated. Kind of the way I feel as April 15 rolls around each year.

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