file under: some things you will never get over
"You ask would I have done it for a husband or a child my answer is no I would not. A husband or child can be replaced but who can grow me a new brother. Is this a weird argument, Kreon thought so but I don’t know. The words go wrong they call my piety impiety, I’m alone on my insides I died long ago."
- Antigone in Anne Carson’s “Antigonick (Sophokles)”