[EVA] Ghost Rei in Episode 01 was RE: The soul in Eva 00...

V V frumious99 at yahoo.com
Mon Dec 7 10:26:09 EST 2009

Thematically, Rei/Lilith's appearances, even in episode 1, aren't terribly important to the "central theme of the story"...no one said they were.

--- On Mon, 12/7/09, immano <immano at katamail.com> wrote:

From: immano <immano at katamail.com>
Subject: Re: [EVA] Ghost Rei in Episode 01 was RE: The soul in Eva 00...
To: "The english-language evangelion mailing list." <evangelion at eva.onegeek.org>
Date: Monday, December 7, 2009, 2:12 PM

> Sure it can.  It's just as probable as the half-awake soul of your dead
> mother inside of a giant purple robot taking control to beat the shit out
> of aliens whenever you're in danger.

Maybe we need a bit of context. What would time travel have to do with a metaphor of having to grow, take responsibility for your own existance influencing others as well as the oter way around, and there not being a thing such as a magic wand to take the pain of existance away?

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