Thread: "Tapestry"
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Old January 2 2014, 08:00 PM   #32
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Re: "Tapestry"

Chensams wrote: View Post
Anwar wrote: View Post
Picard's never really been all that Atheistic, or maybe he became more religious minded as the series went on.

I mean, in "Generations" his fantasy involved having a Merry Christmas with his family.
That's a good point although I suppose one could celebrate the giving gifts part while still being an atheist.

Christmas was originally a Pagan festival to brighten up the cold and lonely mid-winter. Catholicism hijacked it and stuck the birth of Jesus onto it to pacify the Pagan hordes. It is quite possible that Picard was celebrating Christmas as the Pagans did. I do (lights, big feast, family time etc).
One day soon, man is going to be able to harness incredible energies, energies that could ultimately hurl us to other worlds in... some sort of spaceship.
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