Pieces of You, Pieces of Me
A twist of fate led to an incredible love story. Barbara took the wrong suitcase at LaGuardia Airport. Mickey arrived at Barbara’s apartment to retrieve his suitcase. Nathan was in the taxi with him. Nathan, a two- time Grammy Award Winner, with 21 appearances at the White House, was singing with the METROPOLITAN OPERA chorus, and Barbara, an attorney, was producing a musical. It seemed like the perfect fit. Barbara & Nathan started dating. He opened up a world of Opera and romance.
Then lightning struck.
Barbara was diagnosed with the rarest, most aggressive form of cancer, with no cure.
Barbara’s life expectancy is 1-2 years.
Barbara began treatment and quickly lost her hair.
Nathan shaved Barbara’s head, and five minutes later composed PIECES OF YOU, PIECES OF ME