Re: How prevalent is magic?

From: Phil Hibbs <snarks_at_...>
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2012 11:03:04 +0000

>Of course ! Barntar Orlanthson, God of the Plow, did many other things:
>he tamed the wild bull, hunted the bear off his lands, ... and died
>under vadrus' blows, but that's another story. Each of these is a myth.
>Myths explain the world.

And if a Barntar devotee dies in an avalanche or of frostbite in the winter, then the next child born in the clan will be the greatest ploughman in living memory, able to drive three teams of oxen at a time - one with each hand and another with the reins between his teeth.


Don't you just hate self-referential sigs?

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