Thoughtless. Will consider for personal gain.

Egotist. Will fish for compliments.

Hungry. Will eat for satiety.

Trite. Will bore for lack of interest.

Ignorant. Will do something for some reason.

Stupid. Will cut of nose to spite face.

Brain dead. ……………………….

Verbose. Will recapitulate once more if, in fact, there is sufficient and substantive reason to do so.

Redundant. Will say it again to repeat what I said.

Creatively challenged. Will, you know, kinda do things and stuff.

Turgid. Will work harder.

Elitterate. Wil teech fer edicashion

Recalcitrant. Will return soon.

Turret’s Syndrome. Will f**&ing do any g*% d$%^& thing I want, a@!#$%.

Taciturn. Work. Food.

Philosophical. Lazy, therefore, will starve

Pessimistic. Will work then die before I’m fed.

Optimistic. Won’t work but will still eat.

I growed up po and ignant in Alabama. Then I went off to college and became a socialistic atheistic business school grad with an MBA. Not wanting to add evil capitalistic bastard to my resume, I obtained an antidote degree -the MFA. What a difference a letter makes. Now I teach college and make art. That's more fun and I'm less prone to drift toward the dark side. So, at the advanced age of sixty.... I have chosen mind over matter, joined the League of Defensive Pessimists and have no better answers, only fewer questions.

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