But that is Mother Nature’s cruel hoax. She doesn’t really care either way whether you are unhappy — she just wants you to want to pass on your genetic material. If you conflate intergenerational survival with well-being, that’s your problem, not nature’s. And matters are hardly helped by nature’s useful idiots in society, who propagate a popular piece of life-ruining advice: ‘If it feels good, do it.’ Unless you share the same existential goals as protozoa, this is often flat-out wrong.
A for use of Echo Park. A+ for the fact it is a totally believable scenario in Echo Park.