I don't want to discard you, my sanity,
But all pain began with humanity.
I'll miss you, I know,
But still you must go;
Life's simpler without this profanity.
A few weeks ago I was going through some of my old writings and I found the poem above. It makes me laugh because at the time I was writing it, it was a joke. I wrote it for kicks! And oh, how it would become my mantra. The irony of life.