(urth) Babbie

Adam Thornton adam at io.com
Wed Mar 18 12:46:51 PDT 2009

On Mar 18, 2009, at 2:43 PM, Son of Witz wrote:

>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: James Wynn [mailto:crushtv at gmail.com]
>>> I guess I can sort of swallow, chokingly, the idea that
>>> Horn became a neighbor in the pit as Stu describes.
>> No, no, no. The Neighbor in the form of a greenbuck whom Horn was  
>> chasing
>> when he kilt hisself _became_ _Horn_: reanimating him and taking on  
>> his
>> identity. Neighbors seem to be more morally sensitive than humans  
>> because
>> the Neighbor feels such great guilt over killing Horn (as he sees  
>> it) that
>> he spends almost the entire novel coming to terms with it.
> James, you officially just blew my fucking mind.

This only sort of gently stroked my mind, largely with the back of its  

It was the part about Swamp Thing that blew my mind.

Now my mind needs a refractory period.

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