"Life energy is interesting to me," I said to Orion. "How so?" he asked. "I so feel the life-force loss from my friend's passing. At the same time, I can feel some of his energy being absorbed by my life energy, as I'm sure all his friends do." "What does that mean?" Orion asked. "To me it means that while much of his energy is being reborn in another life, parts of his energy live on within us. Isn't that the impact that we all aspire to?"