Hans van der Togt praises euthanasievoorstel Edith Schippers
Hans van der Togt think that many older people are grateful for the euthanasieplan of minister Edith Schippers (health).
“If you’re surrounded by love, there is no reason to do so, but if everything around you is lost and you are old and lonely, left behind is the new proposal of Edith Schippers a, where thousands of her eternally grateful to will,” writes Van der Togt.
“And decrepit, but with very great caution, and guidance to you ulitieme freedom.”
Van der Togt, let all do so NU.nl know the letter to want to write because he was “very much with the subject was working”. “I thought last night all of a sudden, I want to loose what I know.”
The old presenter gave in August an interview on the occasion of Wheel of Fortune, the game show that Van der Togt for years presented, and now again on television. Therein he mentioned that sometimes he is lonely in his house in the Frisian village Achlum.
“I live alone, but luckily I have love around me,” says Van der Togt. “I still have family and cousins and a little sister, and here in Achlum a very good friend, so I’m not going one of these days to make use of the scheme, but I think there just about after. I am now just 69 become last week and I think about the question: how can I sit there for about ten years.”
“I have a very nice life. And a nice little television career and might do it for me no more, but at this moment, absolutely not.”