With the technological and medical advances of our culture, we have more time to live (literally…
Victoria Van Vlear
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I agree. I think that’s why the event in Sri Lanka made me think about this. Often times we forget we live in a world where things can take life suddenly. Whether it be illness, an accident, etc.

We always think we’re going to live forever so we put things off for the future. It’s not just about ambition or career, it’s about not putting things off that you could do now. That could be being with the person you love, it could be moving somewhere, etc. It just means being conscious of what makes you happy and pursuing that. A lot of times we try to delay happiness because we’re so focused on “life”. Money, jobs, responsibilities…