"Yes, I am a prince, a minor prince, but still a prince....
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"I came upon a reflection of myself."
"That's just it- I didn't do anything when I could have. I could have called for help. I could have kicked and scratched the guard. Could have taken the blows of his club myself."
"But it wasn't your fault," I reasoned. "Remember the turtle you caught? Well, we could have had it for soup. But you let it go. You couldn't even hurt an animal. Hoe could you hurt a person?" He didn't hear me, lost to despair. When he finally spoke, it was more to himself.
"Once, in a journey's dream, I came upon a child bearing my soul" "Once in a journey's dream," I replied, knowing well the routine.