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Cancer, Crime and Crypts

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When a beloved patient’s cancer returns, a psychologist confesses that she is at a loss for words; an inmate at a women’s prison describes the surprising value of an ordinary transistor radio; and an undertaker deals with a problematic client. Scroll down for extras!

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A therapist, and her car, break down.

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An inmate at a women’s prison describes the surprising value of an ordinary transistor radio.

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An undertaker deals with a problematic client.

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Extras from this episode:

Piper Kerman

Piper must serve 13 months in a women’s federal prison for a crime she committed almost a decade before.

Piper and her husband Larry, in the vistor’s room of the Danbury Federal Correctional Institution. Photo courtesy Piper Kerman.

 

Chris Tombline

Chris is a young undertaker who wishes he’d taken some more psych courses.

Chris posing in a coffin. Photo courtesy Chris Tombline.

 

The music featured in this episode…

The Drift – Uncanny Valley - Find it on iTunes/Amazon/Spotify

Imogen Heap – Between Sheets (Instrumental) - Find it on iTunes/Spotify

Imogen Heap - Wait It Out (Instrumental) - Find it on iTunes/Spotify

John Zorn - Around the World - Find it on iTunes/Amazon

John Zorn - Secret Code - Find it on iTunes/Amazon

John Zorn - End Titles - Find it on iTunes/Amazon

Safa Shokrai - Tequila Chihuahua