>> The Dwarfs see _everything_ in terms of the World Machine. The
>> have inferior sensory apparatus and so are incapable of seeing the
>> manifest details.
>Agreed. But why aren't they as busy above ground as below?
Perhaps the surface world is just a spoil heap so far as they are concerned. When they don't need it anymore, they'll engineer an ice age to scour it clean, or build some 1km high 10km wide self-propelled stone cylinders to roll it all flat. The big rolling stone mentioned in Elder Secrets (I think) could be a prototype. I wonder where they're makeing the plug for Magasta's Pool.
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