Wednesday, November 02, 2005
It might sound somewhat morbid, but the Mexicans react to death with mourning along with happiness and joy. They look at death with the same fear as any other culture, but there is a difference. They reflect their fear by mocking and living alongside death.
I think that's a very good idea.
We should all do that.
And on another note, here's a panachida from the Eastern Tradition honoring the dead.