There is something profound and necessary in a catharsis, however infrequent. Paths taken, paths not taken; it's fascinating to see where the world can lead and where it hasn't, the benefits of certain choices over others.
It's interesting to consider: am I the same person now as I was waaaaay back then, when I was making the decisions that led me to where I am today?
And the surprising answer is:
How cool is that?
It's great to know that you're not a victim of circumstance, tra la la.
So where the wind and my nature conspires to send me next is anybody's guess, but I am certain that it will be fully in my control and uniquely mine. Wheeeeeeeee....