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Discussion in 'General Forum' started by Dominick, Apr 5, 2016.

  1. Dominick

    Prestigious Prestigious

    i figured there should be a thread dedicated to land of Lion Jesus.
  2. George

    Trusted Prestigious

    Voyage of The Dawn Treader was my favourite of those books as a kid. I loved the little rat man.
  3. Started laughing out loud seeing this in the forum with the other location/local threads.

    Bless you @Dominick, I needed that right now.
  4. DaydreamNation

    at night I don’t count stars, I count the dark Supporter

    That was my favorite as well! I loved the part on the dragon island and then the island with the invisible one-footed people or whatever. Last one was also very good.
  5. Meerkat

    human junk drawer Prestigious

    Susan got robbed man
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  6. Dominick

    Prestigious Prestigious

    Real talk: I've never read the books, because I hate CS Lewis.
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  7. Garrett

    you're not a ghost Moderator

    The Horse and His Boy was always my favorite.
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  8. DaydreamNation

    at night I don’t count stars, I count the dark Supporter

    The Horse and His Boy was cool when I was a kid but then I got to be a little older and realized it was racist as fuck
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  9. Signifire

    Headphones blaring three stacks Prestigious

    Read the first book but I don't remember it. I played Aslan in my high school's production of the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.
  10. coleslawed

    Eat Pizza

    Horse and His Boy + Last Battle forever.
  11. Nyquist

    I must now go to the source Supporter

    I don't know many people who have actually read the entire series. "Upsetting" does not even begin to describe the ending. Poor Susan.
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  12. Craig Manning

    @FurtherFromSky Moderator

    Heeyyyy everyone died in a train crash and went to heaven! But not Susan! She's a non-believer!
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  13. SLADE775

    RiverCityScumbags Prestigious

    Bunch of closet cases over there...

    I'll see myself out.
  14. Meerkat

    human junk drawer Prestigious

    Susan discovered make-up and has to go to hell. I don't make the rules, that's just how it goes. - CS Lewis probably
  15. SmashRipsaw

    Outcast Tape Infirmary

    It isn't just that she discovered makeup. It's that she cares more about worldly, material things (herself, basically) than anything to do with Narnia. Here's a quote from Lewis:

    "The books don't tell us what happened to Susan. She is left alive in this world at the end, having by then turned into a rather silly, conceited young woman. But there's plenty of time for her to mend and perhaps she will get to Aslan's country in the end... in her own way."

    I know this still doesn't sit well with a lot of people, but being a conceited person seems to be against all that Aslan and Narnia represent.