Is Life Worth Living
This often heartbreaking account by Carol, whose son, Paul, was born retarded, is told with the honesty and sincerity necessary to portray the conflicting emotions faced by any family, and particularly a mother, in such circumstances. The feelings of guilt and failure, envy of other mothers with 'normal' children, and feelings of bitterness and inadequacy have to be resolved to enjoy a happy family life.
Excerpt from The Value of Life: A Reply to Mr. Mallock's Essay Is Life Worth Living? About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy.