2009-12-17 / Editorials
Reassessing Mr. Scrooge
The famous miser has been grossly misunderstood
Every year at Christmas time it is the same old thing. Families gather around the hearth, eat too many cookies, drink hot chocolate, and perpetuate the myth surrounding one of literature’s most complex and misunderstood characters, Charles Dickens’s Ebeneezer Scrooge of A Christmas Carol.