“The conversations we had and the confidence that we as a family felt in knowing her wishes for her final days are a gift”

“People somehow have this superstition that if you talk about it, it might happen”

“Everyone is going to reach the end of life at some point – it’s important that we don’t burden others with having to make decisions in the dark”

“Looking back, I now realize how important it is to plan ahead and be prepared for the future”

“Death happens when you’re older, right? Wrong”