This comes from a reader who goes by the user name of “Sassy.” Reminder: all challenges are open indefinitely.
- Who is Jackson? — Well, a misled man, obviously.
- What is the significance of Jackson’s accident ? — To show he is deceased.
- Was the accident fatal? If so, did Jackson die in it or did someone else? — I’d say he died.
- Who is the angelic-faced trickster in the shack? — Hum... Lucifer, Osiris, Haties... Then again, perhaps this is a wake-up call.
- Why does Jackson have the option of going into the shack or staying away? — To test his judgement.
- Why does the angelic-faced trickster slam the door behind Jackson but stay out of Hell, himself? Is he escaping? Is Jackson taking his place? — Perhaps he is only showing Jackson what might be if his ways don’t change.
- Why should Jackson go to Hell in the first place? — Obviously, as he thought himself, he hasn't done much good with his life.
- Why does the screaming start when Jackson enters? Is he the one screaming? — I’d say he was.
- What is the significance of the decorations on the shack? — Feel Egyptian stuff here: crossing the river of death to be shown hell in all its suffering. Perhaps he should pray.
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