“Naming the Gods” / Memorable Fancies #2310

[“The poet names the gods” – Heidegger]

If we pick the wrong names for our gods, will they be angry? – destructive? How can we discover the gods’ true names? They make thunder, so we could call them “Rumbler” and “Loud-crasher” and so on. But if we pick wrong, if we present our strangled, gutted gifts on Their altar and say Their names and a voice from Heaven shouts WHO THE HELL ARE YOU’RE TALKING ABOUT?, bad things could happen to us, lead to the smiting we’ve always feared…

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