The Daily Shaarli

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May 25, 2019

My Cousin Was My Hero. Until the Day He Tried to Kill Me. - The New York Times

The virtue of strength invites abuse. Adamance enables intransigence. Restraint devolves to disengagement, and fraternity yields exclusion. The veneration of those traits is poison to young men. It offers an easy escape from the necessary struggle of self-reflection and replaces the work of interior discovery with a menu of prefabricated identities.