Failing to aid those in need, those under threat, always ends up turning back on the ones who hesitated. If you don’t come to their aid, then sooner or later you’ll find yourself in the same situation, you’ll get smashed the same way.
Because everyone has the right to expect help, there is also a right to pass judgment on those who did not help.
There’s no art to escaping. For sure: you can leave everybody else behind to eat that oat soup. But a man has some kind of obligation to those people. If they were now attacking people there, was I supposed to run away?
I felt responsible for that business.
If you soap up, you have to shave.