A Means to an End


A car is not that important; Point B, the destination, is.

A cinema is not that important; the movie is.

An invitation is not that important; the event is.

A website is not that important; the sale or support is.

Sex is not that important; the child is.

A mic is not that important; the song is.

A loss is not that important; the lesson is.

A book is not that important; the knowledge is.

Paint is not that important; the painting is.

A camera is not that important; the photograph is.

A farm is not that important; the potatoes are.

A joke is not that important; the laughter is.

Crying is not that important; the healing is.

A logo is not that important; the brand it brings to mind is.

(Viagra is not that important; the erection is.)


— October 8, 2010.