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Horrible wan

“It's my belief that history is a wheel.
'Inconstancy is my very essence,' says the wheel. 
'Rise up on my spokes if you like but don't complain when you're cast back down into the depths.'
Good times pass away, but then so do the bad. Mutability is our tragedy, but it's also our hope. The worst of times, like the best, are always passing away." 24 Hour Party People, Tony Wilson


In my experience life is a strange but constant process of death and rebirth. The death throes of one lifetime leave debris which is then rebuilt into a new life that emerges from the dust and destruction of the last. Even though I'm trying not to I'm already writing in metaphor, it's not possible to speak so generally about living without it. That said, it's a nice tight metaphor; for example, when I left secondary school the concept of me as a school kid died, as a physical reality, and was reborn into me as a student at University.

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