Power Without Responsibility


‘Everyone has a price. Even evil little bastards like Zama.’

‘Sounds like he’s got all the money he needs,’ I said.

‘It’s never enough for people like him. Besides, it’s not just wealth that turns his type on. They get off on power and of being feared by lesser mortals.’

‘Respect,’ I mused. ‘Power without responsibility. The way with his type around the world.’

~ Excerpt from “Some UnHoly War” by Terence Strong

Is there power without responsibility, God? I thought ALL power came with responsibility.

Let me ask you–do you have power?

Like yeah. The Power Within. Everyone has it. Some are just not aware, I guess.

No need to guess, child. It is a fact. Some are aware. Some are unaware.

You forgot some.

I know, child.


Why do I always have to be the bad guy?

There is no such thing as–

Fine! Geez. Some are aware but pretend to be unaware so that they don’t have to be responsible for their actions. Woah. I just answered my own question!

End of discussion.

No! I miss You.

No, you don’t.

Yeah. You’re right. I’m speaking on behalf of others who do. Can’t we make this post longer? Our posts these days are like M&M’s. One packet isn’t enough. For me, anyway.

End of discussion. The message is obvious.