I’ve only read The Last of The Mohicans. According to my research — same characters?
I think life just is. Balance. Good/not so good. I can see that looking at mine. Tolkein, my cousin and having horses was the saving grace in the muck. So there was balance. I wasn’t lost to the darkness of it all.
:) I treat everyone with suspicion…. You’re a good human Dick Millet. LOL