Jihadi John

“It’s Your Fault I Killed.”

Self-pity: the last resort of scoundrels and monsters

No one, not even the most murderous psychopath, is so lacking in compassion that he does not pity himself. Indeed, exaggerated self-pity may be one of the salient characteristics of those who commit the most awful acts, for it is what justifies almost anything in a mind devoid of balance and proportion.