Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlives Topics for Discussion

David Eagleman
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In "Absence," god is missing. What are the various rumors concerning his disappearance?

God is asked what question in "Distance?" What is his response? How does the title fit into his answer?

In "Metamorphosis," how many deaths are there? What marks the the first two deaths? What does the last death represent?

In "Circle of Friends," who are the people that a person entering the afterlife will find? What people would not be present? What does the person begin to miss about earth?

What is the attitude of the gods in the afterlife found in "Graveyard of the Gods?" Why do they have this attitude and who do they think should be in charge of the afterlife?

In "Reversal," what event makes it possible for people to live their lives again? What conflict occurs for those living their second life?

What does the god in "Apostasy," hand...

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