Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

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Discuss the impact of ASL on Professor Morrie in Tuesdays with Morrie. How did Morrie respond to the disease?

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Since Morrie has ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, he has to deal with debilitating physical symptoms that progressively get worse. Earlier in the book, he is able to walk on his own. As time passes, Morrie’s legs are no longer functional, and he is confined to a wheelchair; eventually, he is confined to his bed. We also learn he can no longer eat solid food. Morrie also confesses to Mitch that he dreads reaching the...

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