As some but probably all will not realise, when someone is killed and they have
the patronage of a god the players patron loses a certain amount of divine
This is offset by the offering of bodies which gives roughly 3 times the
In having a chat with the animists yesterday they were totally disinterested
that ress'ing bodies with the efficiency they display often robs the victor
of the opportunity to take the body to a marked spot to offer.
Again the attitude was if the gods don't like it they can change it.
Why again does it have to come to this? Animists would say well make it a mutual
challenge and we wont ress without both sides agreement.
In an ideal world every kill would be after a challenge but in reality there
are so many situations where that is not possible it merely acts as an excuse.
I just wondered if any others had any thought on this not immediate consequence
of Animists actions?
Written by my hand on the 6th of Midwinter, in the year 1042.