Why Jane Fonda feels ‘Ready’ to Die

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By: Aryan Kumar

Jane Fonda has pondered on her mortality, saying she is “ready” to die.

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The actor and activist, 84, said that people her age need to be “realistic”

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and should “be aware of the amount of time that is behind you as opposed to in front of you”.

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In September, Fonda revealed she had been diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.

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Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma is a type of cancer that begins in the lymphatic system,

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a part of the body’s immune system dedicated to fighting germs.

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She wrote on Instagram: “This is a very treatable cancer. Eighty percent of people survive,

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so I feel very lucky. I’m also lucky because I have health insurance and

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access to the best doctors and treatments. I realize, and it’s painful, that I am privileged in this.”

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