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Dying to know

’ve written previously that our personality can predict our chances of shuffling off this mortal coil, but only to the extent that if you are, for example, unconscientious, it means that your chances of dying on any given day are higher. I want to know whether I’m going to die in a month or a year. This is a great question

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