“Easy come, easy go” cannot be said of our stay on this planet. Worldwide we number more than 7 billion. 23 million newbies arrive every year. That’s two every three seconds. At the other end of life 10 million will die this year. That’s one family member, friend, neighbor, co-worker or stranger leaving us every three seconds.
We go to great lengths to prepare for a newborn. Why do we do so little to prepare for death?
Here’s the real question: “What good would it do to get everything you want and lose the real you? What could you ever trade your soul for?”