Would it have been worth while,
To have bitten off the matter with a smile,
To have squeezed the universe into a ball
To roll it toward some overwhelming question,
To say: “I am Lazarus, come from the dead,
Come back to tell you all, I shall tell you all…”
-TS Eliot, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock

One of the most frustrating aspects of living in our American culture…