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Do you think Angel deserves the Shanshu ?

Discussion in 'Season 1' started by Antho, Jul 7, 2017.

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Do you think Angel deserves the Shanshu ?

Poll closed Jul 14, 2017.
  1. Yes

    6 vote(s)
    75.0%
  2. No

    2 vote(s)
    25.0%
  1. Ethan Reigns

    Ethan Reigns Scooby

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    Sineya
    Following what @flow said, how do you sign away a prophecy? You might make yourself ineligible for it, but a prophecy is a prediction usually based on being able to see an event as if it had already happened. I am not even sure he could sign away his own part in a generalized prophecy that does not name him specifically.
     
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    Blaze Let it Burn

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    Black Thorn
    This exactly. It's almost a paradox. Angel won't derseve the Shanshu if he thinks he does deserve it. And Angel will deserve the Sanshu if he thinks he doesn't deserve it. You can't have one without other, the minute he starts believing he truly deserves it will be the minute where he stops being the Angel that helps the helpless. That's why I think the prophecy is technically unnatainable. It's one big lie. The Angel who might actually be deserving of the prophecy would never agree to become human. And the Angel who might agree to be human is simply not deserving of the Sanshu.

    All in all, IT'S A TRAP!
     
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  3. Priceless

    Priceless She doesn't just fight evil, she redeems it

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    But it has nothing to do with what Angel wants/needs/feels. It's a prophecy about his destiny and he has no choice in the matter. It doesn't matter what he does or does not do, wants or does not want, it shall come to pass anyway, or not. Angels feelings on the matter have not bearing on it at all.
     
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    Blaze Let it Burn

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    But the question was not whether Angel is going to get the Sanshu because it's his destiny, it was whether he deserved to get it or not. And I think that does depend on his feelings towards the matter. Because whether Angel deserves the Sanshu or not is dependent on his actions, which are dependent on the way he sees himself (as deserving or not deserving).
     
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