Medical Tuesday Blog
Views on Death and Dying
Death must be distinguished from dying, with which it is often confused—Sydney Smith
On his deathbed, British surgeon Joseph Henry Green behaved very coolly. “Congestion,”: he observed, and then took his own pulse. “Stopped,” he said, and died.
Watching a peaceful death of a human being reminds us of a falling star; one of a million lights in a vast sky that flares up for a brief moment only to disappear into the endless night forever—Elisabeth Kübler-Ross