Nom laughs at Greer.
"It's highly likely," he said. "I've spoken at times to my creator. He has so many others running around that I just don't know how he can stand it."
"Some have gone inactive, of course," Tarila added. "It's only logical that when a specific universe drops out of sight, the people in it would be inactive."
((Tarila is speaking of when threads go off the page