Post by David Johnston Post by David Johnston Post by Lynn McGuire Post by Ted Nolan <tednolan> Post by Dorothy J Heydt Post by Dorothy J Heydt Post by Lynn McGuire
Alice has a theory ... and I love these daily walks to the end of the
Hmmm, so the Praeses aren't from this system in the first place.
Addendum: Maybe the Praeses *caused* the Blink?
IN which case, the phrase "exstirpate them root and branch" comes
OTOH, how come they let Ardent and Gavia get down to the surface
I thought Tree Lady was saying she had no idea how that happened
(which is what Alice's theory is about).
Yup, that is Tree Lady's first question to Ardent, how did he get to the
Hey, Ardent is holding Sedna and Gavia is using her nano ray on her.
Maybe Sedna is not dead after all.
Why would Sedna be dead? All she did was tear her own arm off. Or am
I confused about which character is which?
Because Sedna bled out when she ripped her arm off ?
We don't have enough information on what kind of creature Sedna
is (though Alice might be about to tell us) to know whether the
blood (or whatever) vessels wouldn't just close off quickly
enough to keep her from exsanguinating. I can easily imagine
that at this point her system would be sufficiently stressed that
it would shut down to basic mainenance for a while.
But we don't know.
Dorothy J. Heydt
djheydt at gmail dot com