It’s Natural To Be Afraid
Were we incapable of empathy — of putting ourselves in the position of others and seeing that their suffering is like our own — then ethical reasoning would lead nowhere. If emotion without reason is blind, then reason without emotion is impotent.
Peter Singer (b. July 6, 1946) in Writings on an Ethical Life
Song: “Emotional” by Rilo Kiley
Be Comfortable, Creature