“Having children doesn’t make you a parent any more than owning a piano makes you a pianist”.

Michael Levine

For generations, legends have appeared in various fields, such as literature and painting, handed down over the centuries, distillations of character traits tangible and intangible which have bestowed allure, value and unusual esteem upon those who possessed them.

Literature offers us a wealth of examples. Take, for example, the case of the genius with which Miguel de Cervantes endowed the famous knight Don Quixote of la Mancha, who, despite being a parody of the mediaeval hero of chivalry, defined by his faith in the ideals of the nobility, has lasted in time thanks to a whole series of ...

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