Chris Walsh (chris_walsh) wrote,
Chris Walsh
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Flames! (No, we're still not getting blown up)

I overheard this on the Tram this morning as two people talked about their projects: "You have a lot of flames in the fire." The speaker then said, quickly, "Brands in the fire."

Now I want Detachable Fire. I want individual licks of flame you can break off from the fire and use all individually and stuff. It's making me think of Lord Dunsany's The Charwoman's Shadow, with the selling of a shadow and the replacement shadow that gets used instead...
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