How Unsympathetic Can a Protagonist Be?

There’s something that’s been bothering me for years.  (I can carry a worry longer than anybody.  I am the Olympic gold medalist in worry and guilt carrying.)  So I thought I’d throw the question out here and we could talk about it.  I don’t need anybody to tell me I was right or wrong, it’s a judgment call.  I’m just trying to get some clarity on the issue. Continue reading