It's interesting, how there's some beauty to be found in sadness. Perhaps it's the endurance, a poor, tormented creature going on in spite of everything stacked against it and weighing it down.
We romanticize the suffering of others a lot, don't we? The lovelorn, the abused, the orphans, the lost, those that have suffered a loss--we make them the to-be heroes in our stories. It makes us root for them. Cheer them on. After all, what's more of an epic tale than som... read more