The finale hit many of the right chords for me. I was thrilled and excited. I was moved by many of the reunions and I enjoyed the resolution of the Flash sideways. A large part of the reason I followed the program however, was it’s, for want of a better phrase, mythology. As with much mythology answers are not always forthcoming, but I had hoped for more.
However, I have a theory, which perhaps is better placed elsewhere (maybe someone has guidance as to where). I think that the story of Lost is the story of multiple stages of purgatory. The FST is certainly separate from the Island, but I think is the next stage of purgatory at the end of which you understand the nature of purgatory. The Island is the first stage where you are tested, give…Read more >