end point being (other than
end point being (other than derek being a total dick about all this) is that even though i am pretty sure that it’s all bullshit. I refuse to deny the overwhelming positive impact that religion has had on my mom (who has a master’s degree in education) and my dad’s (who fought in vietnam) lives.
they are in their 60’s and don’t fear death at all because they are 100% certain that there is something wonderful waiting for them on the other side. and even if there’s not, you’d have to be one hell of prick to try and take that comfort away from them because you think you’re so enlightened.
If i was an atheist id live in fear of death every waking second.