As the current premise is rather dire, we need to communicate in a parallel way if we are not feeling part of the reality that is being perpetrated.
The great storytellers like La Fontaine or Shakespeare always had their immediate attention on their time perspective. Richard the Third truly believed he was helping his vision of what the country needed. Today’s leaders or doctors, or lawyers or bankers too feel they are working towards enhancing our needs. As most of us do not know what to say to the inconsistencies we observe, it is better to have analogies.
Perhaps Cinderella was in need of her soul. A well-fitted slipper helped.
Even the darkest thoughts in the realm of Pluto, Lord of the dead, are always acknowledging rebirth with benefits.