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What legendary character do you empathize with?---Al
-- Al Schroeder (email@example.com), February 12, 2000
I've felt very close to Prometheus, the mythic titan who was allied with the gods but betrayed them to give fire and knowledge to the humans. This has worried me quite a bit since I am, to put it bluntly, a Christian. The conflict between faith and thought used to be very central in my life; not so much for my own part - I did not see it as much of a conflict - but I found that I influenced other people to ask questions and think for themselves; and the outcome was not always happy for them. To see a friend's life breaking up because he has started to ask question is also a form of torment.
-- Magnus Itland (firstname.lastname@example.org), February 13, 2000.