Personally I feel that I have done enough to demand respect even before this post, but thanks anyways hun!
Yeah, he really is a tragic figure, a lost soul who's just got this immense bitterness that only dares threaten to come out once he is on the verge of death. Hank, by contrast is this alpha male who faced death but had the opposite reaction to Walt - he regressed. His confidence diminished and he actually felt genuine fear.
I should so totally write this show!!