What does it mean to be a Man? How can one achieve this?
To be a man—at least for Kipling—is a pretty tall order! A man must "keep his head" and remain calm and measured, even when others have lost the ability to do so. A man must trust himself even while he is doubted by others, must refrain from lying even though others "deal in lies," and must accept that some will hate him but never "give way to hating" others. A...
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