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I Will Die (One Day)

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The intimate certainty
that one day
I will die

Analytically: of course I will die (one day). Experientially: only animals and strangers die.

There are only two certainties in life they say, death and taxes, and I’m not so sure about taxes.



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Ulf Wolf

Ulf Wolf


Raised by trolls in northern Sweden, now settled on the California coast a stone’s throw south of the Oregon border. Here I meditate and write.