Saturday June 27, 2015
Book 16: Big, Dumb Objects — Part I


THURL: Let me put it this way... If the biggest thing you'd ever built was a meter high, would you trust yourself to build something a million meters high?

KEVYN: I'd want to tackle some interim projects first.

THURL: Exactly.

None of us are more than one digit's worth of decades old, and yet we're trying to build a future that spans eons.

Can we honestly trust our mortal brains to make decisions about immortality?

KEVYN: I feel actual pain when I say that you need to ask the Reverend that one.