Many people have taken this mode: When they’re joyful, Mr Ego is absent. Whenever they do something nasty, they blame it on Mr Ego. This is just one more way of passing the buck. If you say, ‘me and my ego reside within this body’, it means there are two of you. If there are two of you, that means you are either schizophrenic or possessed!
You are an individual. If you are an individual, you understand that whether you are wonderful or horrible, it is you. If you realise this, would you want to be horrible?