You have registered for the human race. You have donned a flesh-and-blood T-shirt, the matching garb that makes the incredibly diverse range of all of you look so very similar. You choose thus for the sheer excitement and challenge of the endeavor itself and for what you have to gain, which is as yet unknowable and vast. YOU - exhausted, worried, terrified, resentful and rageful though you may be - would not have missed this for the world.
Penumbral Domains, an unseen Guide via whiskeyriver