[LMB] COC: Chapter 28

Sylvia McIvers sylviamcivers at gmail.com
Sun Sep 20 15:43:17 BST 2015


On Fri, Sep 18, 2015 at 10:03 AM, Margaret Devere <margaret at devere.net>
wrote:

> Karen comments on the nature of the Bastard's hell:
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> It would seem that the Bastard's Hell is instant and complete destruction.
> Popular imagination might see eternal torment, but the reality is a very
> efficient soul-material-recycling system.
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> Me:
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> Thanks for finding that. So ... If you assume that soul material cannot be
> destroyed, only reorganized, the Bastard's hell is ultimately the same as
> the dwindling of the ghosts?
>

It seems to me that the souls in hell are rather like spare batteries, held
against future use, while ghosts simply fade away, no use to anyone later.

Except to scare the sensitive, but that's kind of a side effect, not a use
per se.

Sylvia


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