“Don’t wait till your dying words to say what’s most important”

Earlier today, we posted about hospice chaplain Kerry Egan’s new book titled “On Living.”

She was on the PBS Newshour (pbs.org/newshour) this evening (January 16th).  In this short video essay, Ms. Egan explains that a surprising number of people ask her “Should I plan out my last words?” Ms. Egan argues that we shouldn’t wait until our dying words to say what’s most important. Ask for forgiveness or share your wisdom now.

Here’s a link to the three-minute video clip and a transcript:


This is well worth three minutes!