MORE HASTE —
Inscription for a monument at the crossroads.
Here lies, extinguished in his prime,
a victim of modernity:
but yesterday he hadn’t the time —
and now he has eternity.
Piet Hein – Grooks
Doesn’t he just put this into perspective? It makes you wonder what was so darn important that made that driver rush into his infinite rest.
Next time you’re driving and the light turns yellow and then red, try easing up on the gas and just letting that light go. Ease up a bit once in awhile, and see if it makes a difference.