06 Feb '12, 10am

Some cheerful thoughts for a Monday morning - Life before death | Nic Marks

Some cheerful thoughts for a Monday morning - Life before death | Nic Marks

First thing on a Monday morning - surely the best time to contemplate life and death? In the Guardian last week there was an article about an Australian nurse who cared for people in their last 12 weeks of life and what she learnt about their regrets . Whilst I can’t vouch for the scientific validity of the study it is certainly true that we will all die, and that many of us will have a chance to reflect on our lives as we approach death. Did we do the things we would have liked to? Did we treat others well? Did we achieve what we wanted to? Or to quote John Betjeman – did we have enough sex?

Full article: http://www.neweconomics.org/blog/2012/02/06/life-before-d...

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