[If You Prefer Smoke Over Firethen Get Up Now And Leave.For I Do Not Intend To Perfumeyour Mind's Clothingwith More Sooty Knowledge.No, I Have Something Else In Mind.Today I Hold A Flame In My Left Handand A Sword In My Right.There Will Be No Damage Control Today.For God Is In A Moodto Plunder Your Riches Andfling You Nakedlyinto Such Breathtaking Povertythat All That Will Be Left Of Youwill Be A Tendency To Shine.So Don't Just Sit Around This Flamechoking On Your Mind.For This Is No Campfire Songto Mindlessly Mantra Yourself To Sleep With.Jump Now Into The Spacebetween Thoughtsand Exit This Dreambefore I Burn The Damn Place Down.]

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