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  On the Jan. 31, 2016, episode of Downton Abbey after the Earl of Grantham collapsed in a pool of blood at the dining table, wise and dignified Mr. Carson (the head of staff) with 6 words reminds his shocked fellow staff in the work quarters how certain realities trump pomp and privilege,

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“Life is short;

   Death is certain.”

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   But…

The DOOR is required for more.

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   For the Christian, however

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   Joy comes in the morning.

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      “For here we do not have a lasting city, but we are seeking the city which is to come.”

–Hebrews 13:14