Long ago, in a distant land, in circumstances seeming dire, a dear friend penned this for me. It surfaced this week while I sorted papers. Like all truths and most good literature, it is timeless. I offer it, with thanks to Jill, for those in need.
Ode to the Grumps
Many a time it hath been stated
to the grumps we oft are fated
tho' such condition is rare to find