We also need to learn to just take a phrase for it's simple meaning.
We have forgotten how to just accept a sentence for what it says.
Analyze, then over-analyze and then re-analyze the over-analyzed result.
Just read it. It says what it means.
Remember Bill Clinton? "It depends on what the meaning of "is", is?
Just take it for what it means.
Still happily answering to the call-sign Peetza.
The problem, as you so eloquently put it, is choice.
He is no fool who gives what he can not keep to gain what he can not lose.
-Jim Eliott, paraphrasing Philip Henry.