Excerpt, Unto Thee

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Excerpt, Unto Thee

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This excerpt of the undated play Unto Thee captures the tense moment when the doctor and nurse are lamenting the stigma that society places upon death and illness. In a poignant moment of insight, the Nurse says “Life for so many is living unhealthy, living incomplete” and that
“Real people are not always happy. Pain is there like the sky.” Since there is no date on this play, it is difficult to know whether this dialogue is a reflection of Matias’s life view following his own diagnosis

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Unto Thee

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“Excerpt, Unto Thee,” History Exhibits, accessed February 29, 2024, https://history.coateslibrary.com/items/show/561.

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