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If someone offered you immortality, would you take it?

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Inmortality with suffering and evil,  at the same time is not a real offer to me 

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@Claudia Sanchez This is a personal choice. Are you happy with your life at present? Do you want to come back into this world of sorrows after every death? OR do you want the evolution of your soul and choose salvation instead? What do you choose. It's upto you always.

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