Life is as it is. World is as it is. Let us imagine things. Let us create worlds. Let us tell stories about life, as it is, as it shouldn’t be, or as we want it to be.
In stories, there comes a time when the hero has to make a choice. That’s what keeps the plot going. That’s how history works as well. Through plot twists. The most interesting of times are those when people are forced to choose sides.