I notice a whiff of Swift in some of my notes. I too am a desponder in my nature, an uneasy, peevish, and suspicious man, although I have my moments of volatility and fou rire.
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Poetry involves the mysteries of the irrational perceived through rational words.
We hasten to alienate the very fates we intended to woo.
You know, what's so dreadful about dying is that you are completely on your own.
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