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From: Adam Stephanides <adamsteph@earthlink.net>
Subject: Re: (whorl) About the secret of the inhumi, again (RTTW spoilers)
Date: Sun, 22 Apr 2001 21:59:08 

on 4/19/01 1:52 PM, Kevin J. Maroney at kmaroney@ungames.com wrote:

> B. If I am correct, it seems to me that this detail is supposed to be a
> major revelation about the nature of the secret, and key to understanding
> how the humans on Blue and Green could fight the inhumi. But I keep failing
> to see how this detail transforms what we knew into "a weapon too big to
> wield". 

Since my first response, one potentiality has occurred to me.  Assuming that
there are not enough humans on Green to maintain the population of
intelligent inhumi, the Secret implies that to have intelligent offspring,
most female inhumi must first go to Blue, and then return to Green to spawn.
So if it were somehow possible to prevent inhumi returning to Green, the
population of intelligent inhumi would be set on a declining course.  But I
don't see how this would be possible, any more than stopping the inhumi from
coming to Blue.


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