If you are among those who consider puns baffling and painful, please allow me reimagine it's usefulness and impact on the human condition. I'm china ease your pain without dragon you too far down the rabbit hole.
Yes. Puns are a connection between two separate ideas using written or verbal language, but they are so much more. No pun can be made without a connection, and no connection can be discovered without being attentive, mindful, present, and playful.