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Edited: May 18, 5:14pm Top

What do you think of the Oracle?

May 18, 6:11pm Top

I'm unconvinced - it seems very similar to choosing tarot cards from a pack, if you ask me.

May 18, 6:31pm Top

It certainly seemed to work for Eliza and Robert so I will reserve my feelings until we see further what happens.

May 19, 12:28am Top

I don't usually believe that kind of stuff but I'm sure it will be significant in the book.

May 19, 6:22am Top

That was one of the parts that really interested me. The mind is a powerful "convincer". If you can convince people that something like the Ouija board or tarot cards can foresee the future enough to make them really believe it.... I agree that it will play a significant part in the story.

May 19, 1:07pm Top

I was a bit disappointed. I thought the oracle would be something more mystical and esoteric. I agree this seems more like tarot cards. I'm hoping there's a bit more to it... I agree the oracle will play a significant role in this story.

May 20, 6:31am Top

I also found this interesting, even if I don't believe in it. I think it is central.

May 20, 6:34am Top

Reminded me of the magic 8 ball.


May 20, 6:40am Top

>8 Andrew-theQM: And horoscopes... If you're a believer, you'll find something of relevance to your own situation in what is said/written.

May 20, 6:42am Top

>9 Sergeirocks: True. If horoscopes are positive I'm happy, if they are negative I just plain ignore them.

May 20, 1:23pm Top

it was interesting but as with many of these things, you can make the "prediction" fit your current situation.


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