WENN – Dec 23, 2020 / 7:34 am | Story: 320101
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Billy Connolly insists he hasn’t “acquired that lengthy” left to stay.
The 78-year-old comic – who was identified with Parkinson’s illness in 2013 – admitted he has been fascinated with his mortality since his birthday final month, however the concept of loss of life not scares him.
“I take into consideration loss of life rather a lot now that I’m 78. I do not suppose I’ve acquired that lengthy…,” he informed Britain’s The Occasions newspaper. “There is a factor that they train in Buddhism once you see a useless animal on the street – a pigeon, somewhat hen or a rabbit. You say to your self, ‘That’s the method of all life and that’s the method it is going to be for me.’ And it makes you lose your concern of loss of life.”
Billy insisted he has no time for “nonsense” about reincarnation or realms of angels.
“I believe you go to the identical place you had been earlier than you had been born. Nowhere,” he added. “You die. It is over. You need to have carried out it once you had been alive. Get on with it.”
To try to ease his Parkinson’s signs, Mrs Brown star Billy takes seven completely different prescription tablets and practises meditation daily.
“They hold me regular. I appear to be on the medium to gentle facet. Take a stroll on the gentle facet,” he defined, earlier than admitting he has tried different therapies, together with hashish, however felt they weren’t proper for him.
“I get bombed out of my head. And I do not prefer it. My daughter purchased me cigarettes with CBD. It helped somewhat, however not sufficient to put in writing house about,” he mentioned.