Thursday, May 14, 2015

"is Loneliness Lethal?"

I'm not in the habit of tacking other people's sales pitches on to this blog, but the serendipity of the appended 'inforgraphic' called "Is Loneliness Lethal" dovetails pretty nicely with a topic I have been munching as a newspaper column topic.

Is loneliness lethal? I hate questions like that: They sound meaningful and caring and yet when it comes to answers, everything has a question mark at the end or is infused with possibility that is not yet certainty. Is loneliness lethat? "Some studies say it is." Bleah!!!!

Oh well ... make of it what you will.

1 comment:

  1. Well, it seems to me ---
    Everything begins with a definition.
    If you're alone and you want to be alone, you're solitary.
    If you're alone and you don't want to be alone, you're lonely.
    The former is a condition to be sought after, the latter is a condition that is unpleasant. Might even be lethal. Who knows?

    If you're