Going to the Cemetery

Matthew Spira
Sep 27, 2020 · 1 min read
Photo by Veit Hammer on Unsplash

“Why should I go to that cemetery?
It’s filled with losers.”
We don’t have a choice, do we?
I mean ultimately?

When I go to that cemetery
I hope it’s in the company of people
who will remember and celebrate
all the ways I loved; the ways we
loved; the ways we together experienced
joy; the accumulation of life’s detail
and texture; of trying to make…