INTRODUCTION: For thousands of years, Death was considered a minor element. But now, if you go around asking random people if they considered death a major elemeent, many would say, "No." But just as many, if not more would say, "Yes." And then, there are those few... those few that are in on the secret, that would tell you, "It's not my job to judge the ancient laws; the ones that have been in place from the begening. And it's certanly not my job, nor any of our's, to try to change them."