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Offline james_sawyer

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is the future fixed
« on: May 20, 2009, 06:38:38 AM »
when real locke flashes to 2007 wounded , he  is told by richard (inturn told by fake locke) that he has to get everyone back and he has to die .. and so he does it .. he was able to do so becoz fake locke had already returned to the island  ....meaning future events has also already happened ...that is  every moment of past /present/future has already happened in a certain way except we have not gone thru it or have the experience of it ...it also means  fake locke already killed jacob at some point in 2007 ...faraday in constant says something like you cannot change the future ..does it mean future is already written ?? that is whatever will hapeen after jacob is dead will also happen in a certain fixed way becoz it has already happened in a certain future time ...if anyone understand what i am trying to say please reply ...mainly i want to know is future written?or is future fixed ? 

Offline Jungle Otter

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Re: is the future fixed
« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2009, 07:55:20 AM »
Jack et al, caused the incident which will lead Radzinsky to draw the blast door map after the completion of the Swan, tho in a smaller form due to the heightened radioactivity. In this case Jack et al had to go back in time in order for the timeline to remain constant. C leads to A leads to B leads to C - what happened happened.

Jacob is now "dead" in the future. However although 2007 forward has a deceased Jacob, it doesn't mean that a past Jacob couldn't come forward and become the new Jacob. The one person remaining constant through it all is Richard who probably has more power/influence than we realize.

I don't think the island was destroyed - we not only have the power of electromagnetism, but there is also the temporal aspects. Could be one "cancels" out the other to maintain balance. We shall see

Offline LostinLock

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Re: is the future fixed
« Reply #2 on: May 20, 2009, 08:21:58 AM »
Well, forgoing all of this wonderful logic, ummm there has to be an island next season otherwise there will be no war and well, the writers are really the ones who kept going.


Sorry just had to chime in