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A story about a man with little time left to live. He’s got cancer and his wife and he have tried every treatment possible. They’re beyond that now. She asks him where to next, so he decides to visit Mammoth Cave. His experience in the cave brings to light death and what it means to all of us.

Author: Pam Durban
Publication: The Kenyon Review, October 1, 2012
Date Read: October 2, 2012