Four Primates

Thirty thousand years ago a group of aging primates sat around a fire one night. There were three Homo Sapiens and a Neanderthal. The young ones were asleep. The area wouldn’t be called France for a long time.

Three of them were mourning the loss of an old friend. They didn’t speak English, but basically it was, “She’s gone to a better place “

One of the Homo Sapiens, the one who looked a lot like you, didn’t say anything. This one just nodded, not wanting to spoil things for the others.

And thought without speaking, “It’s not totally certain anyway, right?”

About Ron Goetz

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