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Deep River

Determining whether or not a person has lived a pointless life depends greatly on their personal experiences and worldview. Mitsuko talks about how, “[Otsu] has lived a really pointless existence…but since [she has] come [to India], [she has] started to think maybe it hasn’t been so pointless after all” (Endo 162). Within the book, Deep River, Otsu devoted his life and lives it entirely through God. Otsu loves God to the point that being rejected from seminary and many other failures and setbacks cannot change his love for the Lord who provides the plan and purpose to Otsu’s life. Just as in Matthew 22:37, Otsu loves the lord with all his heart and mind. Otsu knows that, “even if [he]…