25 years later, the surprising parallels between 'Rigoletto's' writer and main character

Leo Paur grew up fighting. Every time a challenge would come his way, he felt obligated to respond. None of his siblings reacted like him, but for Paur, fighting was second-nature. “It was just the way (I) did things,” he said.

Kurt Manwaring is freelance writer and contributor to the Deseret News. He is online at fromthedesk.org, and on Twitter at @fromthedesk_