I view preparedness as a process not an end state. I am not as prepared as I want to be but hopefully a little better off than yesterday. The only way to tell if I was prepared enough is when the event happens. I feel pretty good about my chances of lighting up Sauron and his minions however as long as they keep their tools and I get mine.

Always present in the back of my mind is the clip from the cinemactic trailer from World of Warecraft's Burning Crusade expansion pack: