Everyday of our lives we are bombarded by thousands of different images that affect us in different ways, but there’s one sort of image that is most powerful. While it terrifies us, it also comforts, while it manipulates, it’s also reassures; it is the image of death.
We are all drawn to images of death. We build graveyards and monuments to the dead and their photographs fill our homes, but why? What makes us surround ourselves with constant reminders of death?