[LMB] Lovely synchronicity

Katherine Collett kcollett at hamilton.edu
Sun Dec 15 19:14:24 GMT 2019


On Dec 15, 2019, at 9:08 AM, Ron Conescu <ronconescu at gmail.com> wrote:
>  “elastic recoil” was the feature
> of physics which meant the wormhole was going to blow up the space station
> instead of collapse. (...or something like that; please correct me.) The
> “synchronicity“ in the subject line of this email is (thus) that Miles ran
> into a natural phenomenon exhibiting elastic recoil on two different
> adventures, decades apart — the roses and the wormhole.
> 
> It makes me wonder if there’s even a theme, there. Does Miles keep running
> into elastic recoil throughout his life?  If so, why?

Or causing elastic recoil (of course, not the wormhole collapse/recoil, but in other parts of his life), in a more metaphorical sense.  You could look at the whole of Memory as Miles's own elastic recoil.  And is Gentleman Jole Cordelia's?

Katherine


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