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From: Ron Hale-Evans <rwhe@apocalypse.org>
Subject: Re: (urth) Shadow of the Torturer Video Game?
Date: Thu, 02 Dec 1999 12:48:04 

At 10:59 PM 11/30/99 -0800, Fr. Inire wrote:
>Oh, be still my beating heart...would that it were
>Now why would someone just yank that kind of thing out
>of an orifice and make up a line about it? sickos...:-/

Well, Padre, my guess is that the impulse was similar to that shown by the
character in _Peace_ who forged the Necronomicon and other much-desired
books. Some things we want so much that we create them in fiction if we
cannot have them in reality, even if the fiction is both pleasurable and...
a torture.

Ron H-E

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