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    ali 98 is offline Newbie
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    Question godstruck

    what does 'godstruck' refer to ?
    i read the sentence :
    "this house isn't a refuge for the godstruck, "

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    Re: godstruck

    Quote Originally Posted by ali 98 View Post
    What does 'godstruck' refer to?

    I read the sentence:

    "This house isn't a refuge for the godstruck".
    Where did you read it?

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    Re: godstruck

    It might mean very religious people. What's the wider context?

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    Re: godstruck

    the sentence :
    " I warn you...This house isn't a refuge for the godstruck - for benighted orphans whose father has failed them."

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    Re: godstruck

    In this context, it refers to people who are being punished (struck) by their god.
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