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Poetry and Medicine
September 17, 2019


Author Affiliations
  • 1University of Turin, Turin, Italy
JAMA. 2019;322(11):1110. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.5716

I wanted to die like that:
Up to my eyes in Nebbiolo,
My mistakes and my conquests,
My mouth open in enjoyment and snoring.
The horizon of hills from this old shack,
The bitterness of a cigar,
The dirty taste of my home.

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