Living is no laughing matter: you must live with great seriousness like a squirrel for example - I mean without looking for something beyond and above living, I mean living must be your whole occupation.

— Nazim Hikmet

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However and wherever we are, we must live as if we will never die.


And don't forget, a prisoner's wife must always think good thoughts.