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  • My Mother’s Mostly Beautiful Heart

    By Reeva Hunter Mandelbaum

    May 11, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    "Overall, she has a mostly beautiful heart" is what the cardiologist, my brother's friend, says as we quietly stare at the beating organ on the computer screen. We're waiting for other images, the not-so-beautiful parts, from the lab after her emergency angioplasty.

    "Her beautiful...