A priest was preparing a man for his long journey into the night. Whispering firmly, the priest said, “Denounce the devil, man! Let him know how little you think of his evil.”
The dying man said nothing. The priest repeated his command. Still the dying man said nothing.
The priest asked, “Why do you refuse to denounce the devil and his evil?”
The dying man said, “Until I know for certain where I’m heading, I don’t think I ought to aggravate anyone.”