why bother. no one is on the same page, let alone reading the same book.

“I didn’t know how to answer the question. I wasn’t even sure what the word ‘dying’ meant anymore. In the past few decades, medical science has rendered obsolete centures of experience, tradition, and language about our mortality and created a new difficulty for mankind: how to die.”

“You live longer only when you stop trying to live longer.”

– Being Mortal

wow i am surprised i still remember how to login.

apparently you need to contribute $3k/month into total market investment for 25 years and then you will be able to live for 25 years after that withdrawing $75k/year.

newly diagnosed leukemia transferred in from a hospital 4 hours away. has a highly curable (80-90+%) leukemia. refuses chemo because she wants to smoke a cigarette. the world is so odd.