Monday Mornings Season 1 Review “Communion” — At Least She Didn’t Ask For Chianti

Monday Mornings continues to be an education, albeit in ways unexpected. In ‘Communion’, a woman requested to keep the kidney she had removed, after her sister, the recipient, died before implantation. She plans to eat it as part of a ceremony, mimicking ceremonies held by certain peoples who feel that consuming body parts keeps the soul of the deceased closer. That the kidney is actually hers and her never been inside her sister is a bit of a grey area, one which no one seems to question. While she had to undergo a psychiatric assessment, we didn’t actually get to see it. Hence the issue seemed to be a straightforward ‘will she be given her kidney back or not?’ and she was. Simple and dull. READ MORE...


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