the Yendi Conspiracy

Davdi Silverrock davdisil at gmail.com
Mon Dec 5 13:34:52 PST 2005

On 12/5/05, Ken Koester <kkoester at email.ers.usda.gov> wrote:
> Davdi Silverrock wrote:
> >In order to launch a conquest, what you need to do is:
> >
> >(a) convince those that like to fight that there will be plenty of fighting.
> >(b) convince those that like profit that there will be plenty of loot.
> >(c) convince anyone not in the above that the target of the conquest
> >is a terrible threat.
> >(d) convince everyone that anyone who is skeptical about the venture
> >is a traitor, or just too weak.
> >
> >
> >
> That's what you need to do on Earth.  It doesn't necessarily follow that
> that's what you need to do in the Dragaeraverse.

Bah.  I'm generalizing from one universe, here.

Besides, there's nothing to indicate that Dragaerans are somehow
lacking in combatativeness, greed, xenophobia, and vulnerability to
Indeed, rather the opposite.