From: "Steve Strickland"
Subject: Re: (urth) neighbors Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2002 19:09:39 -0600 You're right. Sorry. That's what I get for talking off the top of my head (boy, I sure had the sequence wrong). By the way, Marc, I think you've had some great insights along the way, and one of these days I'm going to get a chance to sit down with my books and think about which of your theories I think have landed true. ----- Original Message ----- From: "maa32" To: Sent: Thursday, February 21, 2002 6:52 PM Subject: (urth) neighbors > Steve commented that the appearance of the neighbors was before the pit. This > is incorrect. There are neighborly artifacts and holy places before that, but > in the pit is the first time he meets the neighbors. They are created from > his hybridized genes. All of these powers Horn gets after this are a result > of sharing tree DNA. He was eaten there. And born again with new powers. > And the neighbor he meets identifies himself as "Horn" and He Pen Ship calls > Horn a neighbor. I've already commented on all of those features and his > powers in previous posts in the last archive if you want to review them. The > Pit is where it all happens, (and under a tree at the end of OBW). Notice > that the island is completely composed of huge trees, as Horn realizes later. > I won't repeat myself again; you are all familiar with my theories by now. If > you want to find a more detailed explanation, just follow my threads through > the last archive. > Marc Aramini > > > > -- --