When the Circle Ends
Do we know when we’re about to die?
“In the midst of life we are in death.”
The thirtieth: the date of my birth, but not yet deemed the date of my death. Also the thirtieth: the date of my father’s birth, but not that of his death. This, at least, I can say for certain. The date of his death was the seventh, thirty-four years to the date of my…