Monday, August 14, 2017

The Loud Silence of Clocks: Dune Club, Session 5

We now join the previously-scheduled program, already in progress...
  
  
  
  
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There should be a science of discontent.
  
In this chapter, Jessica and Paul are consigned to the desert by the Baron and Piter.
  
Good chapter, but I don't have much to say about it.

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Arrakis teaches the attitude of the knife -- chopping off what's incomplete and saying: "Now, it's complete because it's ended here."

One thing I noticed on this reread -- and it was only my second, notetaking exploration only -- is that we potentially get a bit of light shed on the manner of Duncan Idaho's drunkenness.