His is reducing one such socialite's party to a house full of perfectly polished skeletons.
Thus does he somewhat gain his redemption.
They may hunt monsters, save a lot of people, and a few times save the world, but they support themselves with credit card fraud and pool hustling.
Before the Great War, he was the Lord High Protector of Cybertron, ruling equally with Optimus.
Then he spies on a naked woman and , twice, just so he'll die, and David will be free to marry his widow.