Then that brought up the question of sentience: Is this Will Caster?
Our sentience just cycling through our lives like carts on a track.
They are also, I might add, invariably pre-machine- sentience societies.
She knew well the meaning of the bonnet which actually seemed to quiver as though it had a sentience of its own.
The same is true of the sentient object so long, and only so long, as I do not take its sentience into account.
And the old car—that to us had always seemed to have a personality and sentience—had it been dreaming, too?
But to take the sentience into account is to sympathize, or at least the sympathy is implied in the normal or only possible case.
The Horus Stone, as though endowed with sentience, fell and rested where it had rested five thousand years before.
At that, the other sentience which shared the body with Mayhem snickered and lapsed into silence.
Could it be that the powers of Nature which had been revealed to me in the dread hour had not only sentience but purpose!