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Old October 12th 15, 02:20   #46
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Re: EpDis: Believers

I've wondered about how accident-prone they might be (or not be), too. Perhaps they just live in a really boring world, where only robots deal with sharp things, or do anything remotely interesting.

Perhaps their species is a lot tougher than ours, and don't feel that saving life is the highest goal for society, but breeding a stronger child is.

I bet the "rich" ones can get quiet "surgery", when they need it. I'm sure that much never changes.
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