(urth) Future Echoes: Hut in the Jungle +
jerry_friedman at yahoo.com
Fri Mar 20 19:13:54 PDT 2009
--- On Fri, 3/20/09, David Duffy <David.Duffy at qimr.edu.au> wrote:
No comment on Frank Herbert--I'm in denial about everything
after /Dune Messiah/.
> So, the superpowers are limited by previous and I guess
> future events
> at the given locus, so he can find out of season hyacinths
> at a lake,
> and reanimate someone who was alive at some time, but only
> if they were
> alive at that place the godling is operating from.
This seems reasonable. However, I'd like to pick a nit.
The water hyacinth (in our universe) isn't a hyacinth;
it's in a different order.
It's in bloom from early spring to late fall (in the U.S.?
all year in the tropics?).
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