How to play the game of life

“In the beginning there was nothing.

All was darkness.

There was nothing, only emptiness.


There were no words.

There are no images, no sensations.


All of a sudden, something stirred in me.

A voice.

It was the voice of a child.

It said, “Let’s go back to the beginning, son.

Let’s go forward.””

In the end there was a little boy.