Here is my teaser from Imperfect Endings: A Daughter's Story of Love, Loss, and Letting Go by Zoe FitzGerald Carter (Page 2):
"Fine." Her irritation is palpable and for a moment there is silence. "So when can you call me back?"
I want to say never. I will never call her back if she insists on talking about killing herself. But I think of her lying alone in her big empty bed, of her dying alone because her daughters weren't willing to show up, and my petulance turns to shame.
"I'll call you tomorrow."
"Okay, sweetie." Her voice is cheerful again. "That would be great. Talk to you then."