The Enemy of the Good (eideteker) wrote,
The Enemy of the Good

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Disturbing thought?

I was listening to I Mother Earth's "Like a Girl" today, when the line "Like a Jesus nail through the head" struck a chord with me.

Crucifixion would have been a lot more painful if it had been done with a single nail to the head. I know what you're thinking, but Dark, the point of crucifixion is slow, painful death, not instantaneous death. Well, <cliche>blah blah blah Phineas Gage survived something similar</cliche>. And I know enough about neurology to selectively paralyze the arms and possibly the legs so that they could not struggle free. Struggle, sure. That'd only make it more painful.

At least, I think I know enough. I'd probably get the hang of it after a few tries. I'm a quick learner.

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