What’s the Point of Being Alive?

The cynical answer is – there is no point.

Arguably this is true – we’re born, spend a variable amount of time living and then we die. The world keeps revolving. As far as we know, no one has yet managed to manipulate these incontrovertible laws.

So. We’re here and we’re going to die at some point – we might as well enjoy our lives and be happy. All to often we don’t and we aren’t. Even achieving the prerequisites of a western lifestyle such as money, a home, car, entertainment and holidays often isn’t enough to get us clapping along with Pharrell Williams every day…*

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