Wednesday, October 8, 2008

From the Horror File: Tragic Heroes

Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy.” - F. Scott Fitzgerald


Well, I think we've had PLENTY of tragic heroes, thank you very much. Enough with the Byronic heroes. Fitzgerald's tragedy is a failure of imagination. Fortunately, there was Ayn Rand to say, in essence, "Show me a hero and I will write you a victory." 

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