A Cross by the Road:Memoir of a Death Foretold by Jane Quint

By Jane Quint

"This real tale starts off with a mother’s terrifying dream that foretold the unintentional demise of her grownup son. She endured to have refined premonitions that she didn’t comprehend till it used to be too overdue. whilst her son died because the dream envisioned, she was once riddled with guilt at now not having been capable of shop him. those premonitions raised tormenting questions on their resource, function, and that means. They propelled her on a trip via grief that each direction from medical theories to psychic communications with the spirit global. It used to be a lonely quest in a tradition impatient with grief and dismissive of premonitions. finally, it was once via writing her tale that she came across healing.

A pass nonetheless is still on the T-intersection of 2 county roads, nonetheless reminding passers-by of the colourful younger existence that used to be snuffed out one summer time day in the past. we frequently discover those small white crosses alongside roadways as we velocity by means of. Draped with wilted flora and pale ribbons, they stand in mute testimony to tragedies we attempt to disregard. They remind us that lifestyles can lead to an instant."

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