Anita Servi novel.
There are some people for whom life is not worth living.
no good way to die, but there are alternative ways. Many were created to
help people, particularly the terminally ill, those in serious,
unmanageable pain, to assist in a death with dignity. Unfortunately, not
all of those receiving the help may want it . . .
Servi has a new job, but with the same problems: helping those who
cannot find help elsewhere cope with living in a city that can't always
afford to provide all they need. When those citizens are suffering
because of age or race or income, when they find no alternatives,
sometimes they turn to each other.
sometimes they turn on each other. Then help becomes murder, and
Anita Servi has to look into one friend's death as another begins to
face her own.
the lives of the elderly ill, Irene Marcuse continues to tell the
stories that might be in our headlines, letting us see as she does so
how they may all too quickly become our own.
Read Chapter 1