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Mortality

Mortality

Well, I think my opinion on grief can be summed up in the words of Alan Harrington from The Immortalist when he says, “any philosophy that accepts death must itself be considered dead– its questions meaningless, its constellations worn out.” I agree with him. I don’t think there’s any way to make peace with death, …

A (Very) Brief History of Death

Within three days of death, the enzymes that once digested your dinner begin to eat you. When a person dies, the sense of hearing is the last to go. Greek Philospher Chrysippus is said to have died of laughter after getting his donkey drunk, trying to eat figs In London, it is illegal to die …