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Culture

What writing obituaries taught them about life

Their work sheds light on what's important. "If people weren't really sad when you left," says one, "it seemed like you've missed an opportunity ... I think about that a lot in how I live. I think, 'Am I generous, Am I kind? Am I grateful?'"

Culture

What writing obituaries taught them about life

Their work sheds light on what's important. "If people weren't really sad when you left," says one, "it seemed like you've missed an opportunity ... I think about that a lot in how I live. I think, 'Am I generous, Am I kind? Am I grateful?'"