The Shadow
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The Shadow

From Eternity to Here

“Ah death, a change of clothes.”
–The 14th Dalai Lama

The endless fields of amber grain. Valhalla so far in the distance it is, we are sure, just shy of eternity. Mortality, we have decided, is not for us. “Heaven can wait.”

I suppose old age and death are things that happen to others…at some point, and then only far in the future. We see it all the time, not the least of which is from the most judgmental among us. This current race to victimhood or pride over how patriotic, traditional, biblical, green, diverse, sexually identified, vegan…

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Richard Levick

Richard Levick

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Richard Levick is Chairman and CEO of @LEVICK, a leading global communications and public affairs firm.