I really like this line from your story Valeriano.
Michael Shook

Thank you so much for your insightful feedback, Michael
I fully agree with you. 
Often times, we tend to overrate the value of “guilt”. 
The ability to look at how our actions connect with our values requires a sense of personal accountability but doesn’t have to entail lingering for long on the negativity that guilt brings. I wrote an article on this specific topic just few months ago: