What is important about the final scene of Seize the Day?

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It seems to me the final scene of the work, where Tommy Wilhelm, openly cries at the funeral of an unknown man captures much of what has been transpiring within the main character.  It seems to me that his crying is the penultimate realization of the title.  It is the first time in the novel where Tommy simply drops his rationalizations, calculations, and deductions and simply gives in to the moment, to his emotions, to his state of...

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