Sam was the son of their long-time client Laura Riner. He said he was calling on behalf of his mother. She wanted to change her estate plan, he said, and disinherit her daughter.
Just that small mistake, driving through the STOP sign, took away the financial security Tim and Irene had set aside to help pay their expenses after they retired.
Carl often told me he would shoot himself before ever going to a nursing home. If that didn’t work, I was to be his back-up plan and shoot him. Carl was my neighbor. His house was next door to mine. He lived alone ever since his wife Nancy died two years ago. He had no…
It was July. Buck, aged seventy-seven and demented, had taken to sneaking out the front door and disappearing, even though his wife, Connie, kept it locked.