Re: An affirmation of life.
Ditto every post above, Mr. Sibley.
Each of us is going to fall over and for any one of us it could just happen to be tomorrow. Of all the things to spend one's last days with few of them could seriously compete with building a boat. Good for you.
Everything is over-determined. No one is just one thing.
"Trump is the personification of the current crisis, but the real enemy of the US of A, the whole planet, is the MIC, their global hegemony, and the continuing consequent oppression and suffering at home and abroad, the main driver of the wealth disparity and climate change."