Overdue Episode 199: Tuck Everlasting

September 19, 2016

Andrew Cunningham Craig Getting

It’s my life…and it’s now or never. I ain’t gonna live forever! OR AM I?

Natalie Babbitt’s beloved children’s novel Tuck Everlasting tackles the tough questions. What would happen if I could live forever? What will I do with the time I’m allotted on this mortal coil? Would it be creepy for a teenager to tell a ten-year old to drink immortality water in seven years so that he can be her forever husband?

This week’s Ohio jokes, French Stewart goofs, and despair at our finite existence are brought to you in part by the fine folks at Squarespace.