Concerning Great Weapons & Baritt (spoilers for POTD)

Tue Mar 11 19:29:14 PST 2003

>Great Weapons can hold souls locally, much as the gods hold souls
>in the Paths.  Both GWs and the gods can release the soul for use
>in a body.  This explains what has happened with Lady Teldra, and
>it explains how Aliera was preserved by Pathfinder.  It might also
>explain how Alieras soul was placed into the staff.

I was always partial to the thought that Morganti weapons drew their
power from the souls they had consumed, I'd think GWs work similarly,
those just a theory.