Christopher Eric Hitchens
Born April 13, 1949 – Died December 15, 2011
Anglo-American, Author, Critic, Journalist
Fear of Death vs Fear of Dying – Interview
I feel a sense of waste about it because I’m not ready.
I feel a sense of betrayal to my family and even to some of my friends who would miss me.
Undone things, unattained objectives.
But I hope I’d always have that, if I was 100 when I was checking out.
But no, I think my main fear is of being incapacitated or imbecilic at the end.
Uploaded by Galen Orwell on 2013-05-16.
That of course, is not something to be afraid of, it’s something to be terrified of.