"The side effects of the chemo wouldn’t kick in for at least a week, so she spent her days with Delia powering through a TV pilot they were writing for Scott Rudin… Because of my mother’s tremendous sense of will and a modest dose of steroids, the script was finished before the chemo was."

— Jacob Bernstein writes about his badass mother, Nora Ephron, in this great New York Times piece "Nora Ephron’s Final Act"