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When It Comes to Death, You Want General Lee, Not General Custer

A great quote from Atul Gawande Being Mortal.

“Death is the enemy. But the enemy has superior forces. Eventually, it wins. And, in a war that you cannot win, you don’t want a general who fights to the point of total annihilation.”

“You don’t want Cus…

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