- Vindicated by History: S.F. Sorrow went virtually unnoticed in its day, despite being the first Rock Opera ever. Today it usually gets the respect it deserves.
- The Woobie: S.F. Sorrow counts. He gets drafted into war, his fiancée dies in the Hindenberg crash, a hallucinogenic journey destroys his faith in humanity, and he dies "the loneliest person in the world."
YMMV / The Pretty Things