[EVA] Rei's Origins (repost)
gregmuir at adelphia.net
Mon Aug 27 23:53:01 EDT 2001
> And perhaps the Manhattan Project too ... Project E seems to be a very,
> very need-to-know sort of thing. I suspect few of the apparently large
> number of people NERV employed had any idea what was going on, save that
> it was "for the good of mankind" or somesuch.
Hell, Misato didn't even know up until the end. Of all the higher ups there,
I think only Ristuko, Gendo, and Futusukia(sp) knew things generally from
the start. Misato figured it out over the course of the show, about the same
time as Kaji. Nobody else had all the secrets. For the average EVA wrangler
at Nerv, the true purpose would have been a ghastly surprise.
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