"Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older who understood you when you were young and searching and helped you see the world as a more profound place. For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor. Maybe, like Mitch, you lost track of this mentor, and the insights faded. Wouldn't you like to see that person again, to receive wisdom for your busy life today the way you once did when you were younger? Mitch had that second chance. He rediscovered Morrie in the last months of the older man's life. They visited in his study every Tuesday, just as they used to back in college. Their rekindled relationship turned into one final 'class' : lessons in how to live"--Page 4 of cover.