PowerPoint with Lecture Notes in note section. Trace the origin of the term “mortal coil” and talk about how it is conveyed in the novel and/or movie The Lovely Bones. Theme of Mortality/ The Fragility and Beauty of Life/”For Whom the Bells Tolls” kind of feel. Listen to “Song of the Siren” by the group This Mortal Coil. This is the song played in the movie and it so poignantly conveys both the sadness and the beauty of Susie’s death, life and all of the connections that are made in both. How does the song choice coordinate with the novel and enhance the final scene? Lyrics are written on the PowerPoint slide for students to respond.