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Kellhus, his divinity, and his "good guy" status. posted 12 April 2006 in The Thousandfold ThoughtKellhus, his divinity, and his "good guy" status. by Entropic_existence, Moderator

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Curethan has a point at the moment. As opposed to other "evil" acts, the morality of manipulation can be largely dependent on the end result of said manipulation. If everything turns out for the best, and Khellus saves the world, then hardly anyone could view him more harshly than just "the lesser of all evils." But if he does something terrible, something completely selfish, well, then...[/quote:1wgzd54s]

If someone is manipulated into say... sacrificing their life for instance, when that sacrifice isn't required, but then everything turns out &quot;for the best&quot; where would it stand on the morality scale? <!-- s:) --><img src="{SMILIES_PATH}/icon_smile.gif" alt=":)" title="Smile" /><!-- s:) --> Manipulation can lead to good and positive outcomes, but it is still manipulation. The road to hell being paved with good intentions and all that. view post


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