This isn't exactly true. Humans fear death because they don't truly understand what happens afterward. If you are a Christian however, you don't fear death. Because after you die, you finally get to meet Jesus face to face.
Be Nobody's Darling Born February 9, 1944 (age 71) Putnam County, Georgia, United States Occupation Novelist, short story writer, poet, political activist Period 1968–present Genre African American literature Notable works The Color Purple Notable awards Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
Romeo and Juliet. Give me my Romeo. And when I die, turn him into stars and form a constellation in his image. His face will make the heavens so beautiful that the world will fall in love with the night and forget about the garish sun