Loss of SOMEONE YOU CARE ABOUT. Amy Hempel's short story, "Within the Cemetery Where Al Jolson Is Buried" is a heartrending history dedicated to her beloved good friend, Jessica Wolfson, who died from terminally ill. This short report shows complicated thoughts and emotions of grief and dread after losing someone you care about. The narrator and the dying good friend are unnamed anticipated to impact the reader to get the story more in person. Hempel will not mention the names..