Let's see, "a redeemed cynic who remains barbarian."<quoted text>
Or grateful words of a redeemed cynic who remains barbarian.
You really should try some bad poetry some time.
I think that's another way of saying "a born-again raging asshole".
Re: bad poetry... Let me know if you decide to start a "Schmaltzy Poetry Class" at the Learning Annex. If I'm going to write truly shiteous poetry, I want to learn from the master.