You're going to die a horrible death, remember. It's all good training, and you'll enjoy it more if you keep the facts in mind. Take your dying with some seriousness, however. Laughing on the way to your execution it not generally understood by less advanced lifeforms, and they'll call you crazy.
quotes taken from ~
Illusions, Richard Bach, Delacorte Press, New York, 1977
Whatever you have in your mind - forget it; Whatever you have in your hand - give it; Whatever is to be your fate - face it!
Abu Sa'id (Essential Sufism