From: "Seth Lombardi"
Subject: (urth) Re: Digest from email@example.com Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2002 16:01:52 -0600 Rostrum Said: >Silk's body may not used to eating much. Remember in _Nightside_ where >couple fried tomatoes, and apple, and a crust of bread are a mouth-watering >feast? That was when he was a poor priest, but it's possible he continued >to eat lightly and fast regularly even when he >was Calde and later when he >lived with Hyacinth. Eat that way for >years and then suddenly start trying >to eat like Horn was accustomed, >and you'll get pretty sick. I don't have the text in front of me, but I seem to remember in one of the twin's accounts of the whole boat/astral travel section at the end of RTW, "Father" raising a container of wine to his lips. This results in a narrative comment from the twin that "Father" often seemed to only PRETENDED to eat or drink. Which suggests something more sinister is going on. Not that I know what it is, other than extremely infuriating and disturbing! :P ***************************** Seth Lombardi firstname.lastname@example.org http://pages.prodigy.net/nlom/blogg.html AIM: melombardi "Two faces are alike; neither is funny by itself, but side by side their likeness makes us laugh" -Pascal _________________________________________________________________ Join the world’s largest e-mail service with MSN Hotmail. http://www.hotmail.com --