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The Memoirist

Three Tenors and the Last Four Days

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Photo by Steve Adams on Unsplash

My brother and I tended to our Mom as she died.

We knew to play music for her, having read the pamphlet brought by hospice. We selected The Three Tenors from her short stack of favorite CDs. A fancy Bose stereo system sat next to her bed and my brother inserted the disc and hit “play”. He took the moment of fiddling with the Bose as an opportunity to…

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Judy McLain

Judy McLain

Shit Creek survivor. Storyteller. Feminist liberal. Southern without the accent. Chihuahuaist.