"Death... is the domain of faith. You are right to believe that you are going to die, of course. It sustains you! If you don't believe in it, could you bear the life you have? If we weren't firmly based on this certainty that it will end... would you be able to bear this story? However, it is only an act of faith. The irony of the matter is that you would not You’re not sure!”
Jacques LACAN, Conference of Louvain, L'École de la Cause freudienne © 2017, p. 11

"I am so disturbed by the transience of human life, that I often a farewell whisper."
Virginia WOOLF, Diary, 1929