It's only the 2nd, so it's not too late to wish everyone Happy New Year again. But it's also the 2nd, which means it's not too early to be getting back to work. Woo!
I always love doing new tags, and this is such a unique one that also reminds me I should probably stop dragging my feet on spring summer cleaning. I'll get round to it...one of these days.
Miller's Patroclus is not a charismatic protagonist. He has little talent or gravitas, and is more likely to shy from a crowd than to embrace it. That's exactly what makes him such a powerful narrator.