WOW. THAT WAS QUICK
As soon as I wrote that last post, God replied. To wit:
The Angel Who Never Fell just dropped a new future manuscript on Moi's lap. (Shit -- there goes my aching back's hope for a rest.) It'll be entitled
"Maganda" is not just a Tagalog word for "Beauty" but also, according to a Filipino creation myth, the name of the first woman.
Sigh: I am in a life post-Fahrenheit 451...