that not all planned deaths correspond to the experiences of bert keizer or the de gooijer family is something one can easily forget amid the generally positive aura that surrounds euthanasia the more i learned about it, the more it seemed that euthanasia, while assigning commendable value to the end of life, might simultaneously cheapen life itself another factor i hadn’t appreciated was the possibility of collateral damage in an event as delicately contractual as euthanasia, t are different varieties of suffering