Mark Atwood (fallenpegasus) wrote,
Mark Atwood

They deserved it

In the original Ender's Game novel and original trilogy, the Formics' entire moral justification was: "We were only intending to commit a home invasion and armed robbery of someone else's home, steal all their stuff, throw them out of their home, and beat them up while we do it."

The whole "we didn't mean to actually kill anyone" on their part has a lot less foundation to it, once you realize that.

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