MEDITATION ON MORTALITY

How Will My Daughters Remember Me

Being Mindful of the Permanence of Death

“Keep death and exile before your eyes each day, along with everything that seems terrible — by doing so, you’ll never have a base thought nor will you have excessive desire.” — Epictetus, Enchiridion, 21

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Ann Leach

Top Writer in Homeschooling. Columnist, Outdoors Enthusiast, Living, Loving, and Learning. Old-fashioned farm girl living in the modern world. USA/Australia.