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The fact is we are all given a death sentence. Once you're born you begin to die. But let's say you get some very bad news, as some people do, and you're told that you just have six months to live.
Sacks has turned hallucinations from something bizarre and frightening into something that seems part of what it means to be a person. His book, too, is a medical and human triumph.