The Cost of Hope: A Memoir

The Cost of Hope: A Memoir

Amanda Bennett


From Pulitzer Prize winner Amanda Bennett comes a relocating, eye-opening, and wonderfully written memoir—a love tale of 2 strange humans, their advanced marriage and deep devotion, and eventually, Bennett’s quest to save lots of her husband’s life.
 
whilst Wall highway magazine reporter Amanda Bennett meets the eccentric, infuriating, but someway impossible to resist Terence Bryan Foley whereas on task in China, the very last thing she expects is to marry him. they're so different—classic and bohemian, bow ties and batik, quirky and good. yet Terence is power. “You are going to be somebody,” he tells her. “You’re going to want anyone to maintain you.” although at the start as combative as their courtship, their marriage brings with it stormy ardour, deep love and recognize, cherished young children, and a existence jointly over 20 years. Then comes sickness, and the struggle to win an extended lifestyles for Terence.
 
The fee of Hope chronicles the extreme measures Amanda and Terence take to maintain not just Terence’s lifestyles but additionally the lifetime of their relations. After his dying, Bennett makes use of her abilities as a veteran investigative reporter to figure out the price of their project of desire. What she discovers increases very important questions many folks face, and important matters in regards to the intricacies of America’s healthcare system.
 
wealthy in humor, perception, and candor, The expense of Hope is an unforgettable memoir, an inspiring own tale that sheds mild on essentially the most very important turning issues in existence.

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