Because if they didn't see it this way it would lead to "Epiphany Terminal Depression." (ETD) for short?
It is how they cope with their paucity of first person cognition? That and to pretend to fulfill the roles that you don't?
"The product of that human's thinking belongs to me! It's mine! It's mine!"
Thomas Paul Murphy
Originally published on 08 17 2015 at: www.themilwaukeeandwisconsinnews.blogspot.com