[LMB] Penric reread

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Tue Jun 18 03:31:39 BST 2019



> On Jun 17, 2019, at 8:18 PM, Katherine Collett <kcollett at hamilton.edu> wrote:
> 
> It's a few pages later where Desdemona talks about it being possible to kill a person by magic, but only once, because "Death opens a door to the gods, through which they can, for a moment, reach into the world directly.  The demon would be naked and helpless before our Master, and be plucked out like an eyball before the sorcerer could take a breath.  And be delivered to the Bastard's hell, and its utter destruction."

Of course, there are other ways to kill people, even when you are just a voice in someone’s head.


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