Episode 192: If you’re willing to look you’ll see that human culture and all other endeavors are shot through with one predominant and frightening idea, that one day everything, including us, must come to an end. One day we will die. Human beings are, as far as we know, the only animal capable of understanding that inevitably every one of us, good eggs and bad apples alike, will expire. Hopefully, a long time from now, we will pass away, be sleeping with the fishes, or, if you like, have met our maker.
BOOK — The Denial of Death
BOOK — The Worm at the Core: On the Role of Death in Life
BOOK — Egyptian Book of the Dead
BOOK — On Death and Dying
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