Now, nothing particularly nice about this legend, I suppose.
Black Jack Ketchum.
A legend, nevertheless.
Before becoming Black Jack Ketchum of course, he was simply Thomas Edward Ketchum.
For us writers, all of this is paramount.
Homework for today: What is the difference between a myth and a legend?
How does a person assume legendary status?
How does all of this affect your writing?
Twenty lashes of the birch for all who do not complete this assignment.