"So what, if there's a life after this one on Earth?"
"Joe, that's not what I said---I said, 'So, what if there's a life after this one on Earth?'."
"Right Pete, and I said, 'So what?'."
"Can't even have a decent discussion with ya on this one, eh?"
"What discussion---discussing means it might be true."
"Well, it might..."
"I think it's like backing up your files on a computer..."
"Some other life is like backing up?"
"No, realizing there might be another life is like backing up---some nerd said, 'I'd rather have backed up and not needed it, then not have backed up and needed it.'."
"Why? You mean if I don't believe there's some other life and there actually is I'll lose all my data?"
"Sure, go ahead, make a joke out of it..."
"I'm not---'data', like what makes me what I am..."
"Damn, Joe, I think you're on to something..."
"Let's talk about it again---in the Next life..."
They laughed... And, wondered.........
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