The undertaking life studies from the dismal trade thomas lynch on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a national book award finalist one of the most life affirming books i have read in a long timebrims with humanity. The undertaking life studies from the dismal trade is a collection of essays a memoir of sorts by thomas lynch i was aware before beginning this book that thomas lynch along with his brother and father before him is a funeral director an undertaker if you will. Thomas lynch is a famous american poet and essay writer and yet he has the unusual additional role as an undertaker as such the undertaking life studies from the dismal trade is a unique book full of profound insights and lyrical prose built around lynchs work as the owner and operator of a funeral home in his hometown of milford michigan. In the preface lynch says that early on he came to understand that the undertaking trade he would inherit from his father had little to do with what was done to the dead but everything to do with how the living responded to the deaths of loved ones neighbors and friends. Review the undertaking life studies from the dismal trade user review andrea janes goodreads could not finish thomas lynch is an undertaker by trade i can only assume his plan is to bore people to death with this book so he can turn a profit burying them
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