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Is the haiku in “You Only Live Twice” by Bashō?

Ian Fleming's Bond novel You Only Live Twice has one of my favourite poems: You only live twice Once when you're born And once when you look death in the face. According to the Wikipedia ...
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Did James Bond ever experience doubts about having to end people's lives in Fleming's novels?

Did James Bond ever experience doubts about having to end people's lives in Fleming's novels? I'm talking about doubts in general, existential, level, regarding the fact that he had to end lots of ...