How will House Phoenix arise from the ashes?

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Wed Dec 14 10:17:28 PST 2005

I wonder if there is a genetic difference between a Phoenix and his/her 
parents.   Can Sethra do tests to verify that she is in fact eligible to 
become empress?   Does she have characteristics of the animal?   Is it 
obvious when a Phoenix walks down the street?