In which I ponder an end that has not yet come.
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Charles Lewis III, getting a head start on the recap.
“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.”
– JRR Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring
It’s safe to say that death is not everyone’s favorite subject. It’s one thing to think of endings – fads end, stories end, meals end – but quite another to actually put it in terms of death. Death means that you end. All of your opinions fads, stories, and meals will merely vanish as your consciousness slips away into a void of permanent darkness.
Okay… now that I’ve started off on such a cheery note, I should probably tell you that I don’t intend for this to be a downer; if you want that, there’s no shortage of it in the news (particularly as it relates to recent deaths). In…
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