sentient buildings

minnow at minnow at
Fri Nov 19 19:10:21 EST 2004

Allison pointed out

>Other sentient buildings include the Woodwold in Spindle's End by Robin
>McKinley and the Unseen University in Equal Rites by Terry Pratchett.
>So clearly the idea of sentient buildings is much less unusual.

"Lud-in-a-Mist ... had flat brick houses -- not the mere carapace of human
beings, but ancient living creatures, renewing and modifying themselves
with each generation under their changeless antique roofs."


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