[LMB] Shedding demon chaos

baur baur baur at chello.at
Thu Jul 29 11:30:20 BST 2021

i wonder if there is (or be formulated by some learned at some time) an equivalent to the four laws of thermodynamics (paraphrased below) :

0. there is a game
1. you cannot win
2. you cannot break even 
3. you cannot leave the game 



> Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com> hat am 29.07.2021 11:33 geschrieben:
> From: brazee <howard at brazee.net>
> > On Jul 28, 2021, at 2:36 PM, Douglas Weinfield <douglasw at his.com> wrote:
> > If you kill a living being, you're killing all its cells--so you're dumping a lot of chaos, because you're disrupting a lot of order. Arguably human (or maybe cetacean) brains are a very high degree of order, so disrupting them sheds a LOT of chaos. But this is different from what the Bastard thinks about it; it may simply be "Killing humans BAD!?
> But flees somehow don?t count.
> Gwynne: From the gods' point of view, the mundane world exists as a
> farm to produce a crop, and that crop is souls. Preferably souls that are
> whole, beautiful, matured and ready to harvest. Human souls.
> Therefore other life forms are part of the fertiliser or mulch. They can
> be used to maintain the crop. If a sorcerer needs to use them as a heat
> sink, that's fine.
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