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← Quest for Fire Began Earlier Than Thought

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Comment 12 by Steven Mading

Imagine a fire merchant, who has found a way to carry portable fire, perhaps a series of torches where a new torch is lit when an old one gets low, and goes to villages saying "I will use this to light a campfire for you in exchange for....."

While I was imagining your "fire Merchant" I suddenly imagined a gang of fire torch robbers, lying in wait to steal the fire. Like wild west train robbers after the gold.

Sun, 08 Apr 2012 07:44:59 UTC | #933020