You can’t defeat death, yes. But it is through visits to Hades (little deaths within life) that we have the opportunity to realize our full potential and what death really means.
Anthi and M live their now, through which they both gradually uncover self-knowledge. And their together will last as long as needed to serve its purpose.
Anne Frank was right. It is only though the discovery of our own happiness that we can contribute to the collective happiness.
M’s lyricism is present even in prose.
Thank you for the dedication, Patrick.
PS. The meaning of life is never a person. It is It, itself.