Chapter 10

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Artistes embrace unpleasantness.

In the la-de-da connoisseur world, classical or jazz music is not considered to be genuine unless it is abrasive. Architecture is not considered to be real unless it is annoying. Art is not worthwhile unless it is obscene, obnoxious, or hurtful.

"Edgy" they call it.

Those are some people who should be trying to subdue their inner demons.