The Blessing of Mortality

The Blessing of Mortality

By bennylin0724 on Flickr

A flash in the pan bursts with the brief yet explosive energy of a single instant. So too our lives lived in totality across the course of mere decades. What loss really if we’re dead at 55 or even 25 when the end is always so close and persuasive. We leap hastily into living and recklessly spend our few years in pursuit of wanton joy while the sinking ship, just underway, slips beneath the waves.

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