# Equality 72521 gives himself a new name, prometheus. Is it appropriate for him?

Anthem by ayn rand

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Equality chooses Prometheus, after the ancient man who brought light from god to man and was punished for his kindness. This is entirely appropriate because Equality, in essence, did the very same thing and was rejected for it.

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