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Bring on the tough stuff - there’s not just one right answer.
How does the narrative disrupt the normal flow of time? What is the effect of this technique?
Which characters are you sympathetic towards when you read? What about the prostitute? The lackey?
We talk a bit about the eerie and macabre tone of "The Return of Chorb," but does it also seem comic at times? What about that whole poodle/playbill incident? Is the story self-mocking, or just plain sinister?