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Questions tagged [dirk-gently]

Questions about the Dirk Gently book series by Douglas Adams or about any of the books in it, namely Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (1987) and The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul (1988). Use this tag with the [douglas-adams] tag.

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Why are there penguins in the subconscious?

While reading Douglas Adam's The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul, I came across this: She passed the time quietly in a world of her own in which she was surrounded as far as the eye could see with ...
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Did Dirk Gently do anything to help Odin the end of Tea Time?

At the end of The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul, the following things resolve Odin's troubles: Thor changes an eagle back into a fighter plane, which (unintentionally?) kills the Draycotts, whom ...
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How does interrupting Kubla Khan save humanity?

In the finale of Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency, the protagonists release the Salaxalan ghost (in Wenton-Weakes' body) in the primordial past, to go fix his ship, when they realize this will ...