What many people don't realise is that a life lived in total safety, safety of mind body and spirit, and constant religous habit is only a spritualy dead life. God needs us to show spunk. The writer would rather die young and full of fire than old and vegetable-like
how true to heart of the heart that lives young, grows younger year by year. This the soul that cries out for life and holds nothing for granted. to die a cowboy death 'with yer boots on'