By Marilyn Medén

Evelyn Spence has continuously been in command of her existence. At eighty-five, as an influential matriarch, gaining knowledge of that she has inoperable melanoma, she comes to a decision to take advantage of suicide to regulate of the tip of her existence.
Television publicity, which she envisions as an opportunity to immortalize herself, becomes an ordeal within which she is compelled into honesty and atonement. She is pressured to confront the deep disquiet of a unsuitable she has performed to a daughter, the betrayal of belief from a favoured grandson, in addition to her personal worry and denial.
Told with sensitivity and exact language, the radical illuminates the lives
of 3 generations.

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