From: "Dan'l Danehy-Oakes"
Subject: RE: (urth) Meschia and Meschiane Date: Thu, 28 Mar 2002 11:49:27 -0800 I wrote: > > That some trees on Green are carnivorous seems beyond argument. And Rostrum queries: > I missed that detail. Do you have a reference? Not right now -- I will be rereading the Short Sun in a couple of months & (if I remember!) will post this. > > The only part of this I question is the sentience of the trees. > > Carnivorous, certainly; related to the Neighbors, absolutely. > By "related to the Neighbors" are you refering to the Narrator's > ability to walk between them, or that they are both lifeforms of > the same planet/ecosystem, or something else? Nothing so specific -- only that there seems to be some kind of association between the two. The Neighbors always seem to be seen in tree-y areas. --Dan'l --