Sometimes, I wonder. Well, I wonder a great deal and I wish I had answers.
If you think about it, what is the function of the body? In the biological sense, it is meant as a container for the brain. As the brain must exist to run the body, the body is a safe haven for the brain. With the body, the brain can carry out its commands to move and function in this atmosphere on the planet Earth and be nourished and protected at the same time.
I would hope that I would want to take care of myself so that I will enjoy the most positive time spent in this carbon-based form. I would hope!