From saint to sinner?

Steve Jobs’ death, as one might not unreasonably expect, elicited a lot of eulogising. A very great deal of eulogising. Verging on hysteria kind of eulogising. Y’know, the Princess Di kind of eulogising. Irrational. Barmy. Now, for Mr. Jobs’ family and friends his death is nothing short of a tragedy in the fullest, starkest sense of the word and for them the world will never be the same again. The pain may dim with time, but I doubt very much that it will ever fade away and no normally functioning human - even me - could not feel empathy for the recently bereaved family and close ones. For the rest of us, and by that I mean everyone who didn’t actually know him, I can confidently say, without meaning to…
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