It has its own version of healing, its own version of forgiveness, its own version of helpfulness, its own version of service, its own version of happiness, its own version of love, its own version of life.
If you are involved with the ego's version of any of these things, then you have lessons to learn and a clarity to attain.
The ego has a version of being helpful which involves destroying others through service.
The ego has a version of love which involves trying to take away from others what you want them to do for you.
The ego has a version of happiness which entails complete dependency on the random whim of chaos.
The ego has a version of healing based on attack and sacrifice and making sickness more real.
The ego has a version of service based on self-sacrifice and disownership of true responsibility.
In every way the ago has formed a new version of everything, even with its own version of God.
The ego's version of God is a parent who dictates and condemns and wills that you be dead. Fun.