Journalist Eleanor Clift recounts the final weeks of two lives in March 2005. While her husband, Tom Brazaitis, died quietly at home, the end of Terri Schiavo’s life dominated the national news and demanded the attention of all three branches of federal government at the highest levels.

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  • Eleanor Clift contributing editor for "Newsweek."

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