A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
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If we live, we live; if we die, we die; if we suffer, we suffer; if we are terrified, we are terrified.
This-the immediate, everyday, and present experience-is it, the entire and ultimate point for the existence of a universe.
At times almost all of us envy the animals. They suffer and die, but do not seem to make a “problem” of it.