There are few things in a lifetime that are quite as magnificent as experience. The embrace of passions.
Both the scorching hot sensations of anger, and the calm empowering bulwarks guarding one's core.
One would be without a balance, lacking either.
Pride in itself warrants no benefits, not without the blood, flesh and bone that hold up it's glorious mantle.
A strong and just wrath to remain capable. When they are harmonious, a calm can set.
With which to remain in control of all else.
You may address Me as Shade.
I have little to no desire to entertain fools and little further, slaves of fear.
I delight, however, in debating philosophy, theology and sharing history with worthy minds.
Assuming you can read, ask and you shall receive.
I'll keep things concise, for the time being. My morality isn't typical.
I have little sympathy for humanity. It is saved for Nature and Hers.
There is a respect, love and duty to protect the innocence of children, humans and otherwise.
When humans are old enough to think for themselves, they are old enough to be judged for their actions henceforth.
A healthy misanthropy helps to keep levels of trust easily managed.
It is a privilege, not a right. Everything I give can be taken back, no exceptions.
It is preferred that nothing be expected from Me. You'll get what I choose to give you.
Now, assuming you've made it this far without being frightened away, I'm actually a kind individual.
I have a zealous conviction, but I'm not without mercy. You'll receive no demands from Me.
I may be a tad harsh in some of the things I say, but rest assured that I mean well.
The Dante's Inferno Test has banished you to the Eigth Level of Hell - the Malebolge!
Here is how you matched up against all the levels: