Avoiding Jordan (Was: Re: POTD question...)

Thu Jan 23 16:08:36 PST 2003

On Thursday, January 23, 2003, at 07:06 PM, Davis, Iain E. wrote:
> This is interesting, since I never made it past the first book.  I made
> the attempt because a coworker really enjoyed the books (however many
> were out then...this was 8 years ago).  I didn't like _any_ of the
> characters, which was a big part of the problem...I thought the main
> character was annoyingly inept/stupid, and the rest seemed annoying in 
> a
> variety of other ways (arrogant, etc.).  I gave up about half way
> through. :)

I have heard that from a lot of people. I got through the first book 
because my boss at work gushed about it. The ending was worth it. My, 
how the characters have changed since then!