Uplift is an interesting character. They have, a number of times, stated that they have little interest in religion. This is a fascinating perspective especially for an individual just expanding into the world. Indeed most human children exhibit a significant level of credulity. Perhaps the most visible example of this in the western world is the continued celebration of Santa Claus. Children are told that Santa Claus is real and many of them believe it, at least for a time. Uplift however seems to have largely skipped this stage.
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