Life is suffering…

Or, what was probably meant by the sentence is that life is not quite everything that we wish it to be.

The fact that we are alive, sitting on a rock that supports life when there are not any more such rocks within the known universe, tells us something about luck. Just because we are unable to fill our pockets with our dreams, be they money, power or sex, doesn’t mean that we are suffering; it means that there are things that we desire that we may not get the chance to possess. Suffeering is to be stretched on the rack, to be thrown to the flames, or to endure starvation. Not having a foreign holiday or a luxury car doesn’t count in universal suffering terms.

Suffering is running out of time in the morning when you want to finish a post but you have to be off…

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