Albion: Appreciate own ingenuity.

Puzzle solving does wonders to buoy an otherwise plummeting self-esteem. If smugness were an emotional profile possible to harness, you would distill it and immerse yourself in a sensory deprivation tank full of the stuff. Oh, to drift alone in the warm, comforting embrace of vanity.

Surely, your matesprit will be just as enthused as any reasonable person would be in the face of such stunning thinking.