Originally Posted by quiettiger
Oddly enough fame can give you that same feeling of homelessness. Imagine having no privacy, people stalking you and no matter where you went people put THEIR expectations on you. You have problems that few people understand and no matter what you say they want to make mean something else. The public eye can be very mean street.
I find it strange how often we use money as a justification to treat people poorly. If they have money we are jealous and envious. If they don't we hate blame them, despise them and discount them. Sometimes when you put a star on pedestal that is only so you can hate them worst later.
One thing nice was though, you could be invisible if you wanted to...double edged sword and all - but you get the drift...
I had some articles posted about the sacrificial goddess - it covers the same premise in your post.