Well all that stuff is extra. I don't use mods myself because I don't want to go through the trouble.. nor wait for my favorite mod to update before I can play after notch adds stuff. I know there must be a lot of people that are the same as me.
Take a break. Get your energy back. Plug away at it in the odd moments you feel you are up to it.
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You tell me that you've heard every sound there is
And your bird can swing
But you can't hear me
You can't hear me