12-11-03, 09:13
A friend emailed this to me. Take some time to read it coz it's kinda long...but everything becomes clearer...or more confusing...whatever.

Zion is a program, just like the Matrix. How is
Neo able to figure out thathe is able to stop
the sentinels in Zion near the end of the film?
The spoon given to him earlier. It had obviously
been bent loads, but how outside the Matrix??
This gave Neo the inspiration and the
understanding that Zion is still a matrix.

"The One" is a program, but has to be "attached"
to someone in the Matrix.So Mr. Anderson got it
in the 6th version of the Matrix. Then "The
One"program's purpose is to allow Zion to be
destroyed then to rebuild it. The reason for
this is because of anomalies - the 1% of humans
that don't accept the Matrix. These are all
brought out of the Matrix program and into the
Zion program by the "Morpheus" program and other
similar "ship captain"programs. Then once all
the anomalies are out of the Matrix (and in
Zion),that is the time for Zion to be destroyed,
thus killing all the anomalies off. The Matrix
is then upgraded, thus creating the next version
of theMatrix, but Zion must be rebuilt so that
the next lot of anomalies can be brought out
again so that they can be destroyed.This is the
feedback-loop, and is the reason to retain a
handful of people so that Zion can be rebuilt.
So this is why Neo said the prophecy was a lie -
the One's purpose was not to end the war as the
prophecy stated.

Unfortunately, "The One" program must be re-used
each time, or copied, so itcan be "attached" to
a new anomaly inside the Matrix. So what happens
to the old "The One" program? It faces deletion,
and as the Oracle explained, it goes into exile
instead, just like the French bloke(the
Merovingian) did. He was the first One (probably
from the second version of the Matrix), and once
he fulfilled his duty, he became an exile
program and "abdicated" his "Oneness" by
choosing Persephone and power. This is evident
in the bogs when Persephone asks Neo to kiss
her. She says she wants him to kiss her so she
can feel what it is like again to be kissed
bysomething close to human, just like the
Merovingian used to be. Then she says to Trinity
that she envies her, but that these things are
not meant tolast. So the Merovingian used to be
just like Neo - a One - thus proving further the
feedback-loop explained earlier.

The correct door in the Architect's room
Now there are two possibilities here:

1. All the previous One's chose the right door
allowing a "temporary dissemination" of their
code into the Matrix (i.e., the code
they "carry" thus indicating Neo is indeed
human), then he must select (unplug) 23 people
from the Matrix to rebuild Zion. This takes away
the possibility that stories from previous
rebuilds of Zion will be carried through. But
Morpheus indicated in the first Matrix that this
is the case anyway. He said, "therewas a man
born inside, able to change things, it was he
who freed the first of us," - basically the One
previous to Neo. And this proves that the
previous One chose the right door also. Neo's
purpose is also to choose the right door, but he
does not because he faces deletion afterwards
and has the choice of going into exile -
programs choosing to go into exile is the one
thing that can't be accounted for in program
parameters. Thus, he chooses the left door
instead this time. How was Neo able to choose
the other door? Because of his extreme
willpower? - Even the Architect indicated that
he'd noticed this - "Interesting. That was
quicker than the others." Or more likely,
because the Oracle upgraded his coding with the
candy on the park bench. The candy/cookie was a
method to change the One's program. She said he
has made a believer out of her - this is quite
human-like and perhaps the previous One's didn't
accept the upgrade candy, now she has hope...
hope that Neo will finally choose the other door.

2. All the previous One's chose the left door,
saving Trinity and letting Zion fall. So this
time is no different. But the Architect does
say, "You are here because Zion is about to be
destroyed. Its every living
inhabitantterminated, its entire existence
eradicated," and also, "this will be the sixth
time we have destroyed it, and we have become
exceedingly efficient at it," - assuming the
Architect isn't lying, then they have already
destroyed Zion (i.e., Zion has fallen) five
times - i.e., the result of going through the
left door.

Morpheus and Trinity are programs.
Morpheus's purpose was to find the One and
deliver him to the Architect. Trinity's purpose
is to control the One by getting in love with
him. Trinity is supposed to be the mother of the
new One every time the Matrix is Reloaded.
That's why the sex scene was so important and
why she was named Trinity.

The Architect says, "she is going to die, and
there is nothing that you can do to stop it." He
was correct though because she did die just like
Neo did in the first Matrix (Oracle said he or
Morpheus would, and she didn't lie, but he came
back to life). Trinity dies, but comes back to
life (we are using medical definition of death
in all this of course!).

The Architect has already laid down an ultimatum
for Neo choosing the left door: The Architect -
"Failure to comply with this process will
result in acataclysmic system crash killing
everyone connected to the matrix, which coupled
with the extermination of Zion will ultimately
result in the extinction of the entire human
race." Neo - "You won't let it happen, you
can't. You need human beings to survive." The
Architect - "There are levels of survival we are
prepared to accept. However, the relevant issue
is whether or not you are ready to accept the
responsibility for the death of every human
being in this world."

Looking at this further, the Architect does
say "coupled" with the extermination of Zion
will the human race be exterminated. So he says
everyone connected to the Matrix will die, but
if Zion is not exterminated, the human race will
not necessarily die. Also, there is likely to be
a time-window between not going through the
right door, and the cataclysmic crash, thus
allowing Neo to unplug as many as possible from
the Matrix, then those people won't die. This
will be the start of the next Zion. As for the
Matrix, a cataclysmic crash doesn't mean the end
of the Matrix - just needs rebooting or

Agent Smith is the only "human" in this world.
He's the one spreading himself like a virus
replicating himself over and over until the
Matrix will finally get overloaded and fail.
Smith is the one who wants to get out of the
Matrix for good. He said so in the first
Matrix, "I must get out of here, I must get
free! And in this mind, is the key," squeezing
Morpheus's temples, "my key! Once Zion is
destroyed, there is no need for me to be
here!"Smith knows that by killing Neo he can
escape the Matrix because Neo is the key to
resetting the Matrix, or to shut it off. It was
originally killing Neo (in the first Matrix)
that allowed Smith to become powerful (cloning
ability) - so killing Neo again will allow him
to gain Neo's powers completely, and thus gain
the power to shut down the Matrix.

So where the hell did Smith come from if he
wants to destroy the Matrix? He's obviously not
meant to be there - he's a computer virus as he
has every characteristic of a virus - he
multiplies and spreads and infects (and
emulates) other programs like one. He is exactly
as he described humans at the end of the first
Matrix - "You move to an area and you multiply
and multiply until every natural resource is
consumed and the only way you can survive is to
spread to another area. There is another
organism on this planet that follows the same
pattern. Do you know what it is? A virus." But
who put him there? This will only be revealed in
Revolutions (Revelations?) I guess - but I'm
betting on humans in the real real world, i.e.,
outside of Zion and the Matrix. They're at war
with the machines and trying to destroy them by
infecting them with this virus - Agent Smith. So
the irony with this theory is that Agent Smith
represents the human race!! Neo represents the
machines! Agent Smith says to Neo just after
he's seen the Oracle that he became free when
Neo destroyed him in the first Matrix (remember
when Neo entered his body and exploded him from
inside out) - as a virus, Smith has the ability
to "inherit" other programs' abilities and thus
inherited some of Neo's.

The anomaly is all the humans that do not accept
the Matrix. The Architect says "Your life is the
sum of a remainder of an unbalanced equation
inherent to the programming of the matrix. You
are the eventuality of an anomaly, which despite
my sincerest efforts I have been unable to
eliminate from what is otherwise a harmony of
mathematical precision. While it remains a
burden to sedulously avoid it, it is not
unexpected, and thus not beyond a measure of
control." This includes Neo, but Neo's Matrix
avatar is attached with the One program so that
he can follow his purpose as explained earlier
under "The One explained".

However, he is also supposed to protect himself
and destroy anything that gets in his way -
i.e., Agent Smith - so that he may fulfil his
purpose. Further proving Neo - and other non-
accepters of the Matrix - are the anomaly, the
Architect says,"Your life is the sum of a
remainder of an unbalanced equation inherent to
the programming of the matrix." The clue here is
Neo's program name - "The One". Take one- third
for example. 1 over 3 is 0.33333 recurring. A
computer cannot deal with recurring numbers, so
must accept a limit, let's say 0.33333 for
argument's sake. Multiply by 3, you get 0.99999 -
never 1.00000, where has the "remainder"
0.00001 (One) gone? This is the limitation of
computers, this is the mathematical imprecision
inherent in programming (of the Matrix) and the
eventuality of the One anomaly unable to be

What is the equation then? Not sure, but it
definitely involves pi. The Keymaker refers to
the window of time to open the door to the
mainframe as 314 seconds. 3.14 is pi to three
sig. figs., or the number of radians in half a
circle. Half a circle is like the cross-section
of a womb, similar to the alcove of Neo and
Trinity's love scene - conceiving the next
One? "NEO", incidently, is an anagram of "ONE".
Trinity and Neo - one on one; a choice - one or
one. Leads us to 101. "101" is mentioned
numerous times in Matrix 1 and Reloaded. Neo's
room at the beginning, Merovingian is on the
101st floor, the 101 freeway of the car chase in
Reloaded, then when Trinity is hacking into the
power plant system, she resets the password to
Z10N0101. Freaky. Indicates that she is a
program because that's not some random password
she's put in. 101 is binary for 5, which in zero-
based binary counting: 000 is 1, 001, is 2, 010
is 3, 011 is 4, 100 is 5, 101 is 6 - And this is
the 6th version of the Matrix! Then there's 303.
303 is the room Neo got shot in Matrix 1, the
Oracle lives in room 303, it's also the hotel
room number Trinity is in in Matrix 1 and it's
seen at the end when Neo fights the Agents and
Smith and begins to literally see the code that
makes up the Matrix. 101 x 3 = 303, a trilogy, 3
+ 0 + 3 = 6 = the 6th Matrix.Trinity means 3.

Who is the "mother" that the Architect refers
to? The Architect says, "Please," in an almost
disapproving sense when Neo suggests the Oracle,
but does not reveal who it really is or even
directly that Neo is wrong. The architect was
the one who created the Matrix; the co-creator
is neither Persephone nor the Oracle. Both of
them are only programs that have a purpose in
the matrix, just like the rest. The Architect is
in charge of the Matrix world and the co-creator
is in charge of Zion. She has almost the same
age as the Architect. Therefore, that woman is
the Head Counsellor, the only woman of
importance that lives in Zion and the one who
asked for the two captains to volunteer at the
council meeting. She's the one who knew all
along about the Matrix. She was the one who told
Zion's Defence Minister to cool off and to hlet
Morpheus do his work so things could go as
planned. Or alternatively, it could indeed be
the Oracle. She is the only program that truly
wants humans to have a free choice... at the
same time, she sees the future, because she
knows the program code - she is like God - which
is why Seraph protects her - see "Who is
Seraph?" below.

What's so special about Neo's avatar? Neo is a
skilled hacker, and his avatar in the Matrix is
based on the person that founded the AI of the
original machines that eventually took over the
world... How? Take a look at the disc he gave to
the bloke at the door at the beginning of Matrix
1. It said "DISC AI" on it. The hollowed book
Neo takes the disc out of is"Simulacra and
Simulation" - a collection of essays by the
French postmodernist philosopher Jean
Baudrillard. He opens it to the section "on
Nihilism" (meaning nothing is truly known,
etc.). "Baudrillard's concept of simulation is
the creation of the real through conceptual
or 'mythological' models which have no
connection or origin in reality. The model
becomes the determinant of our perception of
reality--the real." And Morpheus says, "Welcome
to the desert of the real," in Matrix 1. I'd say
this book describes The Matrix to a tee. So this
disc contains the key to the AI, and thus how to
destroy the machines, so I think they'll use
this info in Revolutions to ultimately destroy
the machines, which means he'll have to go back
to the nightclub and find the guy he gave it to.

Who is Seraph? The reason Seraph (the chink guy
Neo meets before meeting the Oracle) had golden
code and was so spectacular is that he came from
the first incarnation of the matrix, which was
heaven. "Seraph" is singular for the
plural "seraphim". The seraphim are the highest
choir of angels and included amongst others:
Lucifer, Gabriele, Raziel and Malaciah, and they
sit on the 8th level of Heaven just one below
God. So Seraph will obviously have a big part in
Revolutions, but whose side will he be on - the
machines or the humans?? That is the question.

The Twins
They are exiled programs that emulate the human
myth of ghosts as the Oracle explained. They are
programs behaving badly. Persephone killed one
of the Merovingian's bodyguards with a silver
bullet because he was emulating a werewolf. So
if the Twins could phase into ghost form, why
didn't he when his arm was trapped in the door
of the garage? Was it because he was wounded or
because he can't phase when his arm is trapped?
No of course not. The doors of that building,
when shut, always led somewhere else(usually in
the mountains) when opened again without the
Keymaker's key. So if it were slammed shut due
to the Twin phasing into ghost form, the Twin's
arm would've ended up god knows where, but
certainly not attached to the Twin's body.

12-11-03, 22:05
wow that was great, and freaky too, very nice details your friend gave you, but one problem remains to me:
zion and the matrix are all fake, but what happened to the REAL world, are they stuck in a simulation called zion? i don't know if this was explained in the movie(s), and is agent smith a good guy then? what happened to neo in the end?

12-11-03, 22:07
oh and can i have your friends email adress? and one more thing, this trilogy reminds me of the thirteenth floor, which is the same thing: a world creates a simulation world, but something goes wrong in both worlds, and they discover that their own world is a simulation world also, but at the end the good guys all go to the real world, which is a very pretty futuristic place.

13-11-03, 00:29
wow man you are awesome!nice details! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/jumper.gif

13-11-03, 01:29
Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you Thank you!


Rogue (I'm so happy now that I'll finally be able to understnad everything that went on http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/clown.gif )

13-11-03, 08:41
you may kiss my feet! *european http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/jumper.gif accent*

13-11-03, 22:06
could someone please answer my two questions? above?

14-11-03, 02:37
sorrie my friend's email is private...and i haven't watched the last matrix yet so sorrie can't help u there.

14-11-03, 04:11
Okay Galaxia I'll do my best!

Agent Smith is bad from the point that the movie is set on. There is a fight against the machines in Zion but if Neo and Trinity and everyone in Zion are annomilies and programs- they are just used by the machines to clean out the Martix so it can be upgraded. Neo is a reusable program so I suspect that Trinity's baby will be uploaded into the matrix with the 'ONE' program within it (That's like at the end scene where Neo is absorbed by the machine god thingy). Then in the next Matrix 'the One' would have to be searched out by the next 'Morpheus' program. So if TR Dans' friend is right then I guess that'S what's supposed to happen I think http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif .

But I thought that the human world lived in co-existence with the machine world (both together) and so I thought that the Matrix was a program used by the computers to give humans a fake existance as they use them as power sources (the pods in Matrix one) But Neo was taken out of the Matrix to be a leader and to bring and end to the Matrix and the war that was happening between humans and the machines.

So there is one real world (where the war is taking place) and one programmed one- simple as pie? That's just my anology. Feel free to prove me wrong. I think mine is not as complex as Tr Dans' friends so that makes me doubt myself but oh well http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/whistle.gif

Rogue http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/privateeye.gif

14-11-03, 21:16
how can there be a baby if trinity is dead? did she give birth to the baby before she died?