"I Want to Live!"
It occurs to me today that perhaps the proper antidote to the Existenial Outlook i.e. the view, probably correct, for whatever correctness is worth, that life is a designless, purposeless, generally mostly painful grand cosmic joke is to regard life instead as an opportunity. Specifically, a fantastic once-in-a-lifetime (once forever, for all time, actually) opportunity to do things that are either:
- Fun; or