add that when he bargained his life away, he could have killed Ben Hadad and still had everything Ben Hadad offered him. Why, then, did he set him free? Sympathy? Weakness? No strong wife character at his elbow to prompt him? The tragedy of Ahab is that he refused to feel the touch of decent people like […]
Wagner’s last opera in the Ring cycle — “complete overthrow.” Wikipedia I keep hearing this music in my head when I’m working on the “Destruction” section. Maybe I should find the music on you tube and hook it in here?