ERNIUS: It seems like you have been making yourself vulnerable for a long time now.
BERTUS: I hear you.
BERTUS: I eat your words.
BERTUS: Love is the thermostat for suffering; suffering is the thermometer for love. Or so I seem to see and believe
ERNIUS: Well, I don't think that would make a nice Hallmark card.
BERTUS: No, but I might open a brand of Scaldmark Cards.
ERNIUS: You're on fire today.