There are more people alive on the planet than have ever lived and died.
Humans have been around for 100,000 years and the average period a species lasts on Earth is between eight and ten million years. We are but babies in nappies – a long, long, long way off from maturing as a species.
I think I might be experiencing some apparently deliciously positive existential angst. The great thing is, it makes all of the small things seem really very minute indeed. Don’t sweat the small stuff, eh?
It’s not helping. I still WISH I WAS AT GLASTONBURY.