... is not the same thing as free association, though both are generally considered to be protected by the First Amendment.
I did a bit of idle free-associating after finding myself behind a car bearing two window stickers featuring the logo of what turns out to be a supplier of skateboard underpinnings.
The word that springs to mind is "cruciform". Cruciform, cruciferous, luciferin, luciferase. Hm.
Wonder what would happen if you threw a bucket of luciferase at the Devil?
I need funding for a project to send bottles of synthetic firefly enzyme into the afterlife! Maybe as burial goods for dead evil people.
Yeah, my brain is functioning erratically this week. I did manage to maintain focus for a few hours today, and get some real work done.