Despite its chilling nature, revenge is something we all have craved at some point in our lives. Whether it be against that coworker who taunts you on a daily basis or the ex who cheated on you. But revenge isn't an easy task to carry out, which is something Ann Aguirre's newest heroine, Edie, discovers in Mortal Danger. Today, Ann discusses the pros and cons of revenge.
Revenge is a common and often times, delicious concept in our society. We have entire TV series devoted to it, books that revolve around it and phrases you hear on a regular basis, such as the tagline for the book, “Revenge is dish best served cold”, have burrowed deep into the common consciousness. In a quick search, I found tons of great quotes (and I’ll get to those in a bit), some in favor and others arguing for forgiveness. But let’s be honest: Who doesn’t enjoy a hot, steaming pile of comeuppance?