'4000 Miles' by Amy Herzog
AboutArriving in New York after cycling across America, a young man visits his feisty grandmother, with whom he shares idealistic notions about the world. She becomes a sounding board for his recent tragedy and fraught personal relationships, bringing her worldly wisdom, while struggling with the toll of her aging body. They ultimately support one another in their mutual losses. This is a beautiful insight into life's struggles seen from early and late in the journey.
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