The following is an excerpt from Marlo Thomas’s new book, It Ain’t Over... Till It’s Over. This chapter is titled, “Her Brother, Peter,” and features Jane Alderman Zeitz of Scarsdale, New York, and her parents, Liz and Steve Alderman, of Pound Ridge, New York.
Late in the summer of 2001, Peter Alderman, age 25, was vacationing with his family. For almost a year, he’d been working at Bloomberg LP, and recently the company had called him to New York. Casually he mentioned that he would soon have his first real assignment in the city, representing the company at a conference in downtown Manhattan the following week. More.