When people approach a religious text or any large book from which they intend to derive ethical teachings, nearly without exception the person will pick up the book and pay very particular attention to all the morals they already agree with. The philosopher George Smith says that " Christian theologians have a strong tendency to read their own moral convictions into the ethics of Jesus.
Edit Throughout missions, the Lotus will advise the Tenno of incoming enemy units and their awareness of the Tenno presence at the start of a mission, as well as upon an enemy alerting the rest by using a control console.
Occasionally, during a mission the Lotus will command a Tenno to ignore their original task and will issue a new one.
For example, during a Spy mission, the Lotus may order to instead eliminate all enemy units and the objective will become Extermination. Any objects related to the old mission type will become obsolete and no longer needed to complete the mission. For this reason, the lore section of this article will only cover the events where Lotus plays a major role.
Edit It is revealed that Lotus is a Sentient formerly named "Natah", and in some way responsible for the fall of the Orokin Empire.
With the Empire in ruins and the Old Morality in war over, she refused to complete the final sequence of her mission: She instead chose to become their "mother" after she had become sterile during the crossing to the Origin system, hiding the Tenno in the " second dream " to preserve them and betraying her father Hunhow.
In conversation with Teshinthe Lotus later claims to have destroyed whatever parts of her were Natah. Before the Tomb on Uranus is sealed, Hunhow warns her that the others of its kind have not taken kindly to her betrayal, and will attempt to bring her back into the fold.
It is revealed that the Reservoir is hidden on Lua which the Lotus placed into the Voidshocking Alad V as Lua was previously thought to have been destroyed. At the Reservoir, the Tenno discovers a figure in a jumpsuit, which the Lotus calls the " Operator ".
She urges them to return to the Orbiter, but are ambushed by the Shadow Stalker. Before being repelled, Hunhow discovers the figure in the jumpsuit is actually the true Tenno that pilots the Warframes. The Lotus then appears before the Tenno, explaining what they truly are and asks what they remember.
Edit The Operator meets the Lotus on Luabut before they can speak, Ballas suddenly appears and promises not to abandon " Margulis " again. The Lotus removes her helmet and holds his hand without question, and the pair vanish before the Operator.
They collect her helmet, now confused and alone. With her absence, Ordis synthesizes her mission directives until they can figure out her whereabouts. Edit The Operator searches for the now missing Lotus. It is later revealed that the unusual Sentient who vaporizes Umbra is none other than the Lotus herself, now in her true Sentient form, descending from the sky to rescue Ballas after he was fatally wounded by the Operator and Umbra.
Earlier builds of Warframe implied that The Lotus was an organization rather than an individual; The voice often referred to as the Lotus would say, "Good work Tenno, the Lotus will be pleased. This has been changed to "I am pleased", stating the Lotus is in fact the speaker herself.
Furthermore, the Natah quest confirms her being an individual. Prior to Update In earlier versions, the Lotus seemed to be human based on her speech patterns, like making informal statements such as: The Lotus has stated that she has crafted the Dex Furisthe Dex Dakrathe Dex Sybarisand the Dex Nouchali Syandana in Anniversary e-mails sent to players, implying she is capable of engineering feats.
This is shown when she contacts you in assassinating Alad V. That power is sacred. His blasphemy must end now. The fact that she had memories of speaking to Mirage while she fought the Sentients indicates that the Lotus has been present hundreds of years before the current timeline.Ethics.
The field of ethics (or moral philosophy) involves systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong behavior.
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