There is, of course, a catch here. We never know when the last moment will come. I was in a car accident a couple years ago where I had less than a second before knowing I was going to be hit. “Life”, in the traditional sense, could end at any time.
he looks safe enough. But what do we really know about him? And who would ever put themselves in a position like that – following him wherever he takes us? But not knowing ahead of time where we’re going? “There may be no tomorrow. We go wherever he takes us.” No one – right?
What if we came with a label? You know – like mattresses? And they have this scary warning about not being removed under penalty of law?
Maybe then – as long as our parents didn’t remove the label for us – we might actually realize the truth of the opening quote much earlier.