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Author Topic: Ancient gods in a modern world?  (Read 26124 times)
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« Reply #21: February 14, 2009, 12:58:53 am »

I could probably say something deep and meaningful about this if I wasn't so tired, but the first thing that came to mind was this episode of the Kemetic web comic I read:
While I'm pretty much in agreement with what others have said about deities adapting to the times they're in (especially, Marilyn's, Mattie's, and Catja's input - biiig surprise), the comic resonated with another side of it that I've noticed:  sometimes the deities haven't fully internalized some of the fiddly minutinae of modern life.  That may be less a matter of their ancient origins, and more because they're "big picture" people, and the minutinae are often things humans come up with because we have a thing for detail.

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