The article is based on series of experiments that "compared the blog posts of terminally ill people and the last words of death row inmates to the words of healthy people asked to imagine themselves writing near their death".
"Research has found that old people, young people with serious diagnoses, and people living in uncertain political climates vastly prefer time with old friends and family over new contacts and experiences. The depth of these connections bring meaning to the final days of life in a way that can be hard for healthy people in an externally-focused, future-oriented mindset to comprehend".
This shows how important relationships are with those that are dying. If you are nearing the end of your life, or you have a friend or a loved that is, please take the time now to connect with people that bring meaning into your life.
There is no time better than the present......Start A Necessary Conversation.