"The time has come, the Walrus said

Fri Jun 7 13:05:21 PDT 2002

At 02:01 PM 6/7/2002 -0500, Nancy Thuleen wrote:
>At 10:57 -0700 07.6.2002, Glenn Ellingson wrote:
>  > When Zerika brought back the Orb, sorcerers who had worked on their
>  > psionics and then regained connection to the Orb were able to
>  > accomplish much that had not been possible (or at least wasn't common)
>  > before the Interregnum. Hence the easy teleportation ...
>I'm sure someone has puzzled through this before, but there's one aspect 
>of this I'm just not getting.  It's clear (Paarfi states it explicitly) 
>that teleportation was basically impossible before the Interregnum (well, 
>not impossible, perhaps, but he says there were no reports of any 
>successful attempts) ... and yet the Dragonlords had all of those floating 
>castles, which Paarfi also makes a big deal about.  And Vlad, upon his 
>first visit to Castle Black, comments that the only way to get there was 
>to teleport.

You keep forgetting that Vlad is an idiot.  You *levitate* to the floating 
castles.  (There will be more of this in Viscount).