“And I looked, and behold a pale horse: and his name that sat on him was Death, and Hell followed with him.”
-Revelation 6:8 [KJV]
As far as character traits, playing in other people’s shoes also lets you temporarily let go of some of the things that you normally in real life are, your personality, and see the world in a different way.
I like living in my head because in there, everyone is kind and innocent. Once you start integrating yourself into the world, you realize that people are nasty, mean creatures. They’re worse than zombies. People try to crush your soul and destroy your happiness, but zombies just want to have a little nibble of your brain.
-J.Cornell Michel, Jordan’s Brains: A Zombie Evolution
We shall meet in the place where there is no darkness.
-George Orwell, Nineteen-Eighty Four
“Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.”
“The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature.”
-Antoine François Prévost d’Exiles, Manon Lescaut