When caregiving strengthens a bond

Gardner, Marilyn
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/17/99, Vol. 91 Issue 56, p16
Discusses the view of caregiving described in the book `Elegy for Iris,' by John Bayley. Death of writer Iris Murdoch; Her literary legacy and accomplishments; Her marriage to Bayley; The decline of her mental condition due to Alzheimer's disease; Number of homes in the United States where unpaid care is given; Strength of the marriage of Bayley and Murdoch; Critics of Bayley's book; Bayley's tribute to Murdoch.


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