Great post IT
Originally Posted by InexorableTash
Seems like a limiting mechanism to prevent misuse of a powerful device. The pesky humans can keep it and make judicious use of it in a reverent way, but it can't be used to upset the game. Seems like the sort of thing deities have been doing with magical artifacts as far back as stories go.
I too, am reminded of the virgin prophetess in the movie The Scorpion King.