The ponderous blurry appeal of the picture may be that it takes its stoned audience out of this world to a consoling vision of a graceful world of space, controlled by godlike minds where the hero is reborn as an angelic baby…
Instead, Kyle should simply retain his infallible godlike powers forever, enshrined in comics history as the most powerful (and, therefore, best) superhero of all time.
The blond-haired, almost godlike figure, meanwhile, stood motionless, impassive and unwinded, like a great tiger poised to pounce.
Leonardo's famous passage on the godlike power of the artist is cited at this point, but this passage has nothing to do with style and decorum.
And yet he's being honored, like some godlike figure.
This aspect of godliness retained by the sons of Adam inspired such awe among the rest of mankind that no one dared to oppose these godlike beings, and consequently these people did as they liked until they were destroyed by the Flood.
They are far from being Descartian soulless machines, though they have not been imbued with the sacred, godlike character which they have attained in Hinduism.
Moreover, this is a new status for us since we are not the godlike creators of our biological children.
This is quite deliberate: all the ‘action’ occurs on the level of the City's various gods and godlike figures, and the humans are pretty much their puppets.
Look for godlike beauties scattered casually in the background.