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Essay: Thanatophobia

  • by Sebastian Partogi

| Mon, June 19 2017 | 12:26 am

PREMIUM Charm, sweet angels, you made me no longer afraid of death” (Patti Smith)“It is a coward who says he is not afraid of dying when he is potently alive” (Tori Amos)Over the past few weeks, I had three brief episodes of suffocation in which I actually found it difficult to breathe. The first time was on Tuesday morning, when a colleague told me about the terrorist attack in Manchester that kill...