[LMB] CoC 25: three-scene cataclysm

M. Haller Yamada thefabmadamem at yahoo.com
Fri Sep 4 04:36:37 BST 2015


> 
> es: Do other folks on the listserv share Walter's interpretation? Do the Gods purposefully avoid letting humans understand Them and Their Ways?
> (I capitalize in order to make the antecedents of the pronouns clear.)
> --

Pat:I don't think so, but rather that it's a case of "Can the dog understand the thinking of the human? (snips supporting ideas)
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Micki:I think much the same, with the corollary that sometimes the human isn't 
quite sure what's going on in the mind of the dog. Or cat. See all the times when 
the Gods' pushes don't take. Because of free will, the Gods can't always be sure 
that a carrot or a stick will produce the results they expect.  


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