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A professor at the Jiangsu University of Science and Technology has given an unexpected homework assignment, asking students to write their last wills as if they were about to die, the Jiangsu-based Modern Express reports.

Professor Jiang Chunlei told the students to pretend they had been diagnosed with brain tumors and had only three days left to live.

The assignment was designed to teach stude ...

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Post time 2013-11-23 13:24:56 |Display all floors
It is not a morbid question. Live and death is like breathing and walking. It is part of our everyday live; not something to avoid talking about it. Traditionally it is taboo, 不吉利, and so we don't talk about it. But not talking about it don't make it go away.

What if today is really my last day?
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