“Naming the Gods” / Memorable Fancies #2334

[“The poet names the gods” – Heidegger]

If we pick the wrong name for our gods, will they be angry? How can we find out the gods’ true names? They make thunder, so we could call them “Rumbler,” “Loud-crasher” and so on. But if we make a mistake, if we present our strangled, gutted gifts on Their altars and say Their names and a voice from Heaven answers WHO THE HELL IS THAT? bad things could happen to us, could lead to the SMITING we have always feared…

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