Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlives - Chapters 9 through 12 Summary & Analysis

David Eagleman
This Study Guide consists of approximately 24 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Sum.
This section contains 674 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlives Study Guide

Chapter 9: Missing

The dispute over God's gender is misdirected. God is actually a married couple. The female of the god couple creates women and the male creates men. On rare occasions, the man-god will create a woman and the woman-god will create a man—just to see what it's like. They are devoted to the people they create and consider them their children. They are delighted with how bright their "children" are and actually learn from them as many parents do.

The God couple is not always happy. There was a rocky patch in their relationship. They watched the relationships of their children and saw that there was sometimes divorce and separation. They paid heed and decided to separate. The two were at war and created their own planets and solar systems. Men were separated from women. But the orbits of the...

(read more from the Chapters 9 through 12 Summary)

This section contains 674 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlives Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlives from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.