Originally Posted by harrisonpink
The way I always interpret Ben (speaking solely for myself) is that not everyone needs to have a cut and dry "role" to play. Ben's just a person. Real people don't always fit into roles, or serve a specific function. Maybe that's why I like him so much. He's just a boy, but everyone expects him to be a man.
I get it, but why making him do such stupids things? I understand about the deal with the bandits, but what about the hatchet in Crawford?