Because you like Ishmael in Moby Dick
With an undeniable sense of adventure, Huck Finn is an expert at getting into and, more importantly, out of sticky situations. See them in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Zeratul is cryptic, mystic, and not to be messed with. See them in StarCraft .
A champion of chivalry, Don Quixote is dutifully bringing good to the world—even when others think he's out of his mind. See them in Don Quixote.
John Yossarian is trapped in irony as he must be insane to leave the war but if he does try to leave, he'll be deemed sane and will be forced to stay, See them in Catch-22.
Phoebe Caulfield is a wise-beyond-her-years 10-year-old with an empathetic spirit. See them in The Catcher in the Rye.
Miss Havisham is the creepiest old rich lady in town. See them in Great Expectations.
The black sheep of his family, Rhett Butler grew up to have charm and to see things as they are. He just doesn't give a damn anymore. See them in Gone with the Wind.
Catherine Linton was once spontaneous and rowdy but ever since marrying the wealthy Edgar, she has morphed into a boiling pot of emotional outbursts. See them in Wuthering Heights.
Shawn Hunter may be a bit of a rebellious bad boy, but he has a heart that's pure gold. See them in Boy Meets World.
Dante Alighieri is a crusader fighting his way to absolution. See them in Dante's Inferno.
Romantic, tortured, and at times cruel, Heathcliff is an intense man. See them in Wuthering Heights.
An undercover DEA agent, Max Payne is too focused on avenging the past to plan for the future. See them in Max Payne.