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Bad at the messy business of dying, we’re stronger than we think, columnist says during father’s last days

SAN FRANCISCO – The hospice nurse said on Tuesday that my father could be gone within 24 hours. It was no surprise. He’d been bedridden for days, and on the list of 10 signs that death is near, he had

Bad at the messy business of dying, we’re stronger than we think, columnist says during father’s last days

SAN FRANCISCO – The hospice nurse said on Tuesday that my father could be gone within 24 hours. It was no surprise. He’d been bedridden for days, and on the list of 10 signs that death is near, he had