Mercenary or Man of the Seraglio?

As the 58th page of my life is turned, I started to reflect on a few things. Among them, there is one that is very clear to me today: I have the mentality of a mercenary rather than that of a man of the seraglio. I am not proud of it, I am not ashamed of it or sorry for it, it is just the way it is! In my definition of a mercenary, there is the notion of absolute freedom or independence. This choice, if it is really a choice, has a price. Not inclined to compromise, we arouse