Chapter Fourteen Page 18
Cohen: Of course, if I managed to create a Being but missed the prohibition on harming humans . . . that would be bad. Even if it only had a fraction of your raw strength, the thing that’s really scary about you is that you don’t have any weaknesses. You can be hurt or slowed down, but I haven’t found anything that you can’t come back from.
Patrick? You usually relax on the couch in dog form. Why the change?
Patrick: My dog form still hasn’t grown back all its limbs yet.
Cohen: Oh, right. Forgot I did that.
Patrick: I can switch anyway, if you want . . .
Cohen: No, this is fine.
. . . Why do you look sad? You aren’t supposed to get sad.
Patrick: I feel better now that you’re back!
Cohen: Seriously? I was just in the shower . . . Geez, you really are a dog, aren’t you?