[LMB] Another Demon question

Fred Smith fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us
Sat Jul 20 02:54:18 BST 2019


On Fri, Jul 19, 2019 at 06:42:35PM -0600, Howard Brazee wrote:
> 
> 
> > On Jul 19, 2019, at 6:39 PM, Tony Zbaraschuk <tonyz at eskimo.com> wrote:
> > 
> >> In HH we see Hallana on her third pregnancy, managing despite her demon.
> >> (Mind you, I doubt much could stop her when she decided to do something.)
> > 
> > We learn, I think, that demon chaos is generally bad for pregnancy;
> > Hallana has a solution (send the chaos off somewhere else).  It's not
> > clear that this would work for everybody.  It seems likely to me that
> > a sorceress using demon magic on herself during pregnancy would likely
> > suffer some unexpected consequences and spillovers which might affect
> > the developing child in some way - particularly if they weren't a
> > trained healer and/or hadn't seen it happen before.  But Hallana is
> > aware of the danger and seems to have developed a working solution.
> 
> 
> There would be problems if the demon merged with the child.

Just visualize the baby in The Incredibles 2 movie: bad-tempered baby WITH POWERS!

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