Such a Privilege That Someone So Young Should Be So Sick

Such a Privilege That Someone So Young Should Be So Sick

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Such a Privilege That Someone So Young Should Be So Sick

“It’s not very romantic, swaddled in sweaty, soiled hospital blankets. It’s slow, it’s ugly. And it could happen to anyone — anyone — and likely will if they don’t meet a sudden, violent end. People don’t like to confront the inevitability of sickness, nor the inevitability of death.” Professor Paul Lyons had been wondering aloud to our writing class why the Reaper’s most prized blade remains suspiciously absent from literary epics. The good and beautiful…

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