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Comment author: Swimmer963 09 October 2011 11:54:44PM 1 point [-]

Women might have stronger instincts in this respect as they have been more strongly selected for the ability to care for their children (unlike men).

Maybe this is why I find it so hard to be emotionally troubled by the thought of dying, as long as my children survive. (As long as anyone survives, really, but the thought of children is more emotionally compelling.)