And I personally feel the choice to hang there is more helpful than a choice to watch the 24 - 7 coverage of this event and all of what will follow. The event and most of the coverage just seems to be the product of humans forgetting what it means to be human.
We are in need of being awakened and astonished.
But, an awakened imagination in regards to how it could be, juxtaposed to how it really is, creates at least two dilemmas for us. One being...a lingering sadness with regards to the present reality. Two being...a choice to make. Will we allow the troubling present reality to shape us? Or will we allow the awakened imagination as to how it could be shape us?