By John Diamond

Almost immediately earlier than his forty fourth birthday, John Diamond got a choice from the general practitioner who had got rid of a lump from his neck. Having been guaranteed for the former 2 years that this was once a benign cyst, Diamond was once informed that it used to be, in reality, cancerous. without warning, this guy who'd until eventually this aspect been one of many world's maximum hypochondriacs, was once certainly confronted with mortality. And what he observed scared the wits out of him. Out of necessity, he wrote approximately his emotions in his instances column and the reaction was once astounding. Mailbag Diamond's tale of lifestyles with, and with out, a lump - the humiliations, the ridiculous bits, the humorous bits, the tearful bits. It's compelling, profound, witty, within the mildew of THE DIVING BELL & THE BUTTERFLY.

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