SPOILER for _Dragon_...what's up with Vlad, again?

Tue Feb 11 08:50:57 PST 2003

>A related point - Dragaeran memory is impressive.

It would have to be, otherwise the average Dragaeran would be in a state of 
virtual amnesia with regards to it's own life. [1]

>The storage capacity, chemical stability,
>filing heuristics, brain cell lifetime, ... involved are a triumph for
>those lame guys (the Shaqs of the Dragaeran universe).

Of course, the Jeonine also managed to endow sapience into the teeny-tiny 
brains of Jhereg (a fact that has been commented on).

-- Andrew Lias

[1] I've occasionally toyed with the notion of writing a story about an 
immortal whose memory capacity (on the whole, with certain memories going 
back further, others fading quicker) is only two centuries.

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