All of life loves life. Everything leans toward the light, feeds
and extends itself. Think of all the plants, flowers and trees that
bloom and grow, or all the work that animals do in order to stay alive.
Indeed, we humans do all this and more. We dream of living forever
through tradition, progeny, projects and through belief in an afterlife.
To tell someone that he or she will be dead forever is ultimately to
rob that person of hope.
Not surprisingly, then, for ages
we've been thinking about life after death. From building pyramids
loaded with supplies for the journey of death, to honoring reincarnated
beings, to visiting cemeteries, we do many surprising things in the hope
that there may be some living to do after we die.
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