the student asked
Is indulgence in the pursuit of understanding truly indulgence?
This question
replied the master
Smells more like whiskey than
I do
But Master
replied the student
Suppose a man, with a cancer, say, is soon to die...
Don't be a dickweed
replied he, knowing-one
That shit's invented by the government
Like college, or money
Whereupon he was enlightened.
13.  A Koan.08 April 2014.