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Most Italian grand opera seems to end in tears, often following scenes of torture, beheadings, ritual disembowlment and unrequited love.
But that is still not enough for the maddies who I suspect would only be satisfied with a public disembowlment then throwing his entrails to a pack of hounds.
There are tears in his eyes--not of compassion for the victim, but for his own sacrifice on the altar of alternative sexuality, his own credal disembowlment.