When a porter is called to take a body to the morgue, they're told over the PA there's a patient for Rose Cottage
Ernest Becker - terror management theory - The Denial of Death. We hide from death through proximal defences (diets, fitness regimes and unhealthy behaviours such as smoking and driving too fast that make us feel immortal and mastery over our fate) and distal defences (cultural such as religion, art and insurance policies). Necessary otherwise in a continual existential crisis. Why do anything if there was nothing more than life than death.
Death cafe in Hebden Bridge
I'd rather go watching Pointless
Ryan Gander- 'the way things collide' draughtman's paperweight and ice cream tub; Toyota Prius seat and tampon
In a short time this will be a long time ago
His heart was in the wrong place