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by mewse
Sat Feb 13, 2010 10:55 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 150 - Morris and the Machine
Replies: 108
Views: 22372

Re: Drabblecast 150- Morris and the Machine by Tim Pratt

but it still leaves the question about where the millions from the stock gains came from. That would be a plot hole that would leave me feeling unsatisfied. If you go back and listen again (there's so much in this story that you don't pick up until the second or third listen!), Morris-Prime tells A...
by mewse
Fri Feb 12, 2010 11:03 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 150 - Morris and the Machine
Replies: 108
Views: 22372

Re: Drabblecast 150- Morris and the Machine by Tim Pratt

The real kick in the teeth for me was the little combination of clues which, taken together, change the story from merely being a story of a failing marriage (with a time machine), into a proper knotted little time machine story. Morris mentions that he was never able to visit his own past, and also...
by mewse
Fri Feb 12, 2010 10:16 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 150 - Morris and the Machine
Replies: 108
Views: 22372

Re: Drabblecast 150- Morris and the Machine by Tim Pratt

After listening to the Drabblecast for yonks, I finally had to register for the forums today just so that I could chime in and agree with the other commenters about how fantastic and poignant this story was. I also love how the story doesn't hammer home its twist ending, but instead just gives the r...