December fragments #17

… life would be terrible … without death to give it gravitas and shape.

—Jennifer Egan, A Visit from the Good Squad

But it’s a shape that Western society generally prefers not to acknowledge.

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2 responses to “December fragments #17

  1. marlish glorie

    That Jennifer Egan is one wise woman. She sure can put into words the way we live our lives.

  2. Unfortunate, but true …

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