Nan Maitland, ending her life with courage and dignity

Woman Commits Suicide to Avoid Old Age, was a front page¬†Sunday Times headline.¬†¬†Immediately I imagined some poor, pathetic, lonely old soul, without friends or family, reaching the end of her tether, and killing herself in a horrible, grisly way. Reading the story I realised how sensationalist and misleading this headline was. Eighty-four year old Nan … More Nan Maitland, ending her life with courage and dignity