Expect I’ve gone
to dinner with a particularly
pleased pig and a goddamned
neglect for desire.
Whether I
smile when
I’m not
thinking doesn’t
depend on joy.
What to do
with all the
teeth so it
looks like choice.

from pages 80-81 of Fear and Loathing in America: The Brutal Odyssey of an Outlaw Journalist, 1968-1976 by Hunter S. Thompson (Simon & Schuster, 2000).