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for the terminally ill. Rather, the debate is much broader and encompasses older people too. It was the Pegasos team who organised and managed David Goodall’s death. He remains a guiding inspiration to them today.
In December 2019 and inspired by the David Goodall Story’ 91-year old Laura Henkel travelled to Pegasos to die. She, too, thought she had lived long enough. She had long since decided that a care home was ‘not for her’.
Laura’s daughter, Cathy Henkel, and granddaughter Sam Lara, made a feature documentary about Laura’s decision to die in Switzerland. The film is called ‘Laura’s Choice’.