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Notes and Reflections on Books and Media

by Hannah Leitheiser

ouchies

fallout equestria: project horizons

somber

2015

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2017-08-06

'"you know how to do that?" the olive filly asked. p-21 just groaned as he clenched his eyes shut.

"nope," i replied and took out the syringe of med-x painkiller. i yanked the cap off the needle, jammed it into his leg, and squeezed the soft plastic tube to force the drugs into his system. ‘for all your hurting ouchies’. well, this was one doozy of an ouchie. he relaxed a bit as the drugs took effect. then i looked at the leg, bit my lip, and hooked it with my forehooves and magic.' - fallout: equestria - project horizons

there's a lot of violence in this book. and i get to wondering, if the effects of violence are made easier to fix, does that increase the...tolerance to violence and therefore increase violence when it does break out?