Re: How do you understand death?

I don't understand it. I have lost many in the last few years and I sometimes find myself stopping in the middle of the day to think of one or more of them. And always I ask the same question: how could everything this person was - their look, their sense of humour, their ideas, physical tics, way of thinking - how could all that be here one day and gone the next?

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