Notice how Thor never kills off all the giants or how he did not get to pull up the Midgardr serpent while fishing?
Loki walks among the Aesir and many Gods are married to, or lovers or allies of Jotuns.
Life without recistance would not only be meaningless, it would be impossable.
An existance without obstacles, entropy, would fall appart, it would not hold together in the first place.
The orbit of earth gives it momentum, freedom, life, but only partly because the sun binds it by its gravity.
Obstacles and discipline are thus not the oposite of freedom but a prerequisite for it.
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