Quote Originally Posted by GSman View Post
I do remember that self monologue he had in Superior Octopus, though it was about Anna he admitted he was accused of many crimes and is guilty of them. Though it was a passing comment, it still shows he knows he was in the wrong in some capacity. Though he uses the "mental illness" excuse to try and brush of his crimes to other people, and perhaps himself, deep down he knows he did bad things, he's just not willing to admit it to anyone else.
Ottos a narcissist. Narcissistic people rewrite their pasts in ways that disassociate them from prior versions of themselves. Hes behaving much better now but hes still got this character flaw - its nuanced and very well-presented IMO.