Universal Chill
Csillag & Diana
Rated PG

Every world, every universe has cold. And cold, for whatever reason, is paired with the concept of evil. It's the chills through your bones, the bleakness and vulnerability, the physical and psychological desperation incited by cold has been used by nearly every author to convey hopelessness and the effects of rampant evil ... or maybe it's simply the fear of death?

Universal Chills: LOTR | Star Wars | Narnia | Serenity


The Dementors were known to not only suck the happiness out of one's soul, but to suck it out of any living thing. What is a tree's "happiness"? Assuming they did not possess sentience, then the soul could be interpreted as heat ...

In past centuries, it was supposed that cold could be reflected, like heat can. Science-wise, we know that cold is not a property in itself, but an absence of heat. So the chill the Dementors left behind was the absence of happiness itself. And it was so cold that the humid air around the trees froze. This may be the truest expression of despair and sadness, indeed!

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