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Supernatural100 "Internet" Challenge: The Altar of Truth

Author: HalfshellVenus
Category: Supernatural100 Drabble Challenge
Rating: G
Disclaimer: Not mine. Wish they were.

Author’s Note: This is for the Supernatural100 Drabble Challenge. The current challenge is “Internet”.

				The Altar of Truth 

Sam’s avatar is knowledge, which lives in these portals: Wikipedia, Snopes, and websites on runes.

But the Internet offers nothing permanent. Things that matter cannot be found in cyberspace, or in libraries or books. The memories of Mom that their father keeps inside, or the smell of Dean’s neck when Sam is sad or scared. There is no archive for the sheen of Jess’ sunlit hair, or the sharpness of the knives that save his life.

The knowledge of factual things holds the weapons of Sam’s craft.

But he avoids the knowledge of More. It has never brought anything good.

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