[ExI] vampires

jameschoate at austin.rr.com jameschoate at austin.rr.com
Fri Jan 22 23:05:42 UTC 2010

Then you're reading comprehension is having a bad day off work.

Preternatural includes supernatural, not the other way around. Better re-read that definition and consider what the prefix ab- means.

---- Damien Broderick <thespike at satx.rr.com> wrote: 
> On 1/22/2010 4:08 PM, jameschoate at austin.rr.com wrote:
> > I'll have to disagree here, preternatural means 'abnormal' and does not carry necessarily any connotation of transcendence. Supernatural however does as in 'beyond nature'.
> That's what I just said. Vampires are preternatural, not supernatural.

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