Thinking about destiny, karma, chance, the interplay and how I feel they place in the story.
In a small scene, Eli explains to Shannon that most, if not all, mortals who challenge gods or do impossible things are the descendants of a God or immortal blood. This goes along with the lineage aspect I’m riding with, but it’s feeling out of place now because it’s effectively painting her into a corner as a bystander, not a player.
Thinking instead to replace this with like attracts like, what you grasp and pull towards you will continue towards you, because you have chosen it. Shannon learns the runes. She uses them. This shapes her destiny.
SHE shapes her destiny.