Vlad's role in upcoming books (Was: Concerning Great Weapons& Baritt (no POTD spoilers))

Sun Mar 9 23:59:48 PST 2003

On Mon, 10 Mar 2003 02:46:12 -0500, you wrote:

>Ryan Grove wrote:
>> Jot Powers wrote:
>> > On Sat, Mar 08, 2003 at 06:15:47PM +0000, Mark Tiller wrote:
>> >>I don't remember seeing a wielder of a great weapon who
>> >>had/has a partner.
>> >
>> > Aliera & Mario.
>> I wouldn't call Aliera and Mario partners.
>Even if you discount those two, don't forget Barrit had a great weapons AND
>enough descendents that e'Barrits show up from time to time in the texts.
>Considering the Dragaeran stigma against bastardy, it seems likely that
>Barrit was married at some point and (hopefully) had a meaningful romantic
>attachment to Mrs Barrit at the time.
>Of course, as someone has suggested on the list, perhaps such attachments
>(Vlad & Cawti, Aliera & Mario, Barrit & Mrs Barrit) worked because they
>existed before the owner of the Great Weapon actually had that honour.
>J A Dusty Sayers

OTOH, Barritt never actually became "linked" to Pathfinder that we
could tell.



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