Plucked away from the roaring flames already devouring his parents, the monster child is carried off into the night by an unlikely saviour before the restless mob gathers itself to say no. A spur of the moment decision that will one day come to affect nations.
But for now it’s just the two of them, man and child, braving the dark and storm, to make their way home.
What makes a hero?
And what makes a monster?