Elsa Dutton voice over in "The River", Episode 3, 1883, written by Tyler Sheridan (2021).
When I meet God the first thing I want to ask him is ... Why make the world with such wonders and yet fill it with such monsters? Why make flowers and put snakes to hide underneath them? For what purpose does the tornado serve?
William Rowe's widely discussed argument from evil imagines a fawn, alone in the woods, engulfed by a raging forest fire, suffering for days before dying. How could a good and powerful God, if he existed, allow this kind of suffering, which is immeasurable every day?