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Unformatted text preview: -still working and teaching-has very young children-has not lived a full life-still has unfinished business Disease Morrie – ALS-slower death, debilitating-lots of time to think about whats happening-total dependence on others-counts on friends-doesn’t want to burden family Pausch – Cancer-fast death-not a lot of time to get affairs in order-painful chemo-appears to be healthy for long period of time-relies on family-spends most of his time with family Occupation Morrie – Professor – Sociology-studies people and reality-friends with students Pausch – Professor – Computer sciences-studies alternate reality-mentor to students Outlook Morrie – talks about death-possibly because he dealt with death at an early age-Pausch – talks about living-achieving dreams-wants children to remember him and know he loves them-pausch’s family was very optimistic, supportive-never dwelling on the bad things (hard test –fighting germans)...
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- Spring '09
- Morrie Schwartz, happy life Pausch