Timeless Tales of Heroes, Villains, Victims, and Fools
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About This Book
What would you do if . . .
• you saw a child shivering on the street?
• your enemy offered you a gift?
• you realized you could get ahead by hurting others?
• you bragged about something—and then had to prove it?
• you were the best—until someone else proved to be better?
• someone betrayed and abandoned you?
• telling the truth could cost you your life?
• you had to choose between an unremarkable life and a glorious death?
These timeless tales show what ordinary—and extraordinary—people do when given
the chance to act as heroes, villains, victims, or fools.