Comment: I know that story.

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I know that story.

If I can, I do what you did.
There's not really any point in saying more than you said.
I understand your sentiment, but here's a thought that I had:

"...that place you went to when you were a kid, that made you want to improve the world..."

That is a really big assumption.
Not every child has that place. B.A.C.A.-Breaking The Chains Of Abuse