Just a quick note:
Those with medical training, correct me if I'm wrong, but this isn't a painful death. Schiavo won't die from starvation, but rather from dehydration, which apparently is like slipping into a deep sleep. From a recent St. Pete Times article:
The heart of the issue for some is whether Schiavo will suffer as she dies after the feeding tube is removed. [Dr. Stephen Mernoff, a clinical assistant professor of neurology at Brown University]...