Keep up to date with every new upload!

Join free & follow Mom Is In Control | For Ambiti
Share
  • 2 years ago
116: What Gord Downie From The Tragically Hip Taught Us ALL About Death.

116: What Gord Downie From The Tragically Hip Taught Us ALL About Death.

" None of us is getting out of here alive; there's nothing more certain about life than our eventual death. Some of us will have our lives ripped from our hands in an instant with nary a second to ponder our existence, while others, like Gord Downie, will be handed their death sentence and time. Months, days, and then seconds to grapple with the greatest question of all; did I live a life worth living? For those of us who have followed The Tragically Hip from the beginning, this summer has been particularly poignant; our own mortality has been playing out on stage. It has been impossible to not draw comparisons to our own lives, with questions about how we will face our inevitable deaths. Thankfully the man (and the band) who provided us with a kick-ass soundtrack for our lives over the last three decades has also now gifted us with a roadmap for dying. Gord Downie could have been quiet, slipping away quietly without sharing his final days with us — and there would have been no judgeme

Comments