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Nurse reveals the top 5 regrets people make on their deathbed

Agus Echague

Bronnie Ware worked in palliative care. Her patients were those who had gone home to die, so she spent with them the last 3-12 weeks of their lives.

When questioned about any regrets they had or what they'd do differently, common themes surfaced. In the top 5 "I wish I’d had the courage to live a life true to myself, not the life others expected of me" tops the list (read the article for the full lot).

Stuff to think about: Why can't we let go & smile again, long before we are dying?

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  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    What I love about this post is that she doesn't just highlight the regrets of people- but how you can take steps to change things- like working less, spending time with friends- things that seem so easy- but things we have to be reminded of.