Youthful exuberance, unmatched and unfounded
Sets a course for destruction and woe.
Once plotted, irreversible
My ship sails for folly, too late to turn back
I have only to go.
"Johnny Got His Gun: Redux; or, A Near Life Experience--Jeremy Cox,"
Journal of Military Experience: Vol. 1
, Article 18.
Available at: https://encompass.eku.edu/jme/vol1/iss1/18