The Normal Heart and The Destiny of Me
The Normal Heart and The Destiny of Me: Two Plays by Larry Kramer
2000 (1985, 1993), softcover
With a foreward by Tony Kushner.The Normal Heart, set during the early days of the AIDS epidemic, is the impassioned story of Ned Weeks. The play is a moving denunciation of the ignorance and fear that lead to the worldwide plague that now exists. Its companion play, The Destiny of Me, continues the story of Weeks, now in a hospital undergoing treatment, as he finds himself confronting his life and fighting to get a little more time among the living.