This is not a spoiler free blog and I regret nothing- I don't know what a spoiler free thing feels like because I never did such thing
- That man, Peter.. he says he knows where Jones is going.
I think he was looking for a mineral named Amphilicite. It's found mostly under sizeable deposits of limestone.
- I overlooked its significance.
Because on its own, it has no significance. In its natural state, it's inert. It's not really reactive, like helium. But if you know how to process it properly, it can be used as a power source.
- How do you know all this?
Because where I'm from, William Bell used a tiny amount of it to create a battery. Jones stole the battery.
- A battery made out of rock?
Yes, trust me, with this stuff, you get a lot of bang for your buck.
- Well, how much bang are we talking? Enough to blow a hole in the universe.
Anónimo ha dicho:"It's a metaphor" I have no doubt that you completely understand and stand by this statement that the act of putting an unlit cigarette in Augustus Waters' mouth is in fact a metaphor. But for some folks, we don't see it asa metaphor, we see it as situational irony, or a simple statement. Please explain how it is a metaphor.
Well, a character in a novel saying that something is a metaphor is not the same thing as the author of the novel saying that it’s a metaphor. Gus’s...