Adron's Disaster

Wed Jan 11 08:45:56 PST 2006

> <dragaera at dragaera.info>
> cc
> Subject
> Re: the honing of Vlad (some Issola spoilers)
> >I think you are missing something. Remember the discussion with Aliera.
> >Elder Sorcery is the direct manipulation of amorphia. Anyone (with
> >sufficient skill) can learn to do that. That is what Morrolan does, and
> what
> >Adron was doing to try take possession of the orb. Creation of amorphia
> is
> >the aspect that is linked to the E'Kieron line, and that is what Vlad did
> in
> >the restaurant. Vlad does not actually use Elder Sorcery until Issola, at
> >the stream and again shortly afterwards.
> See my earlier post about the 3 different "types" of Elder Sorcery.
> >Possible discussion topic: Would the Second Sea of Chaos had been created
> if
> >Adron was not part of the E'Kieron line? Was the outpouring of amorphia
> the
> >result of his body/soul trying to deal with all the power unleashed by
> his
> >spell when it turned against him?
> Hmm... I think that, given the effects of the spell (according to Paarfi's
> version anyway) he was using, it wouldn't have mattered much *who* was
> doing the spell at that point. (Other than, by virtue of the fact that he
> was Dragon Heir, the Orb sought him out, causing the conflict that
> resulted in the disaster.) If, say K'laiyer e'Lanya had still been alive,
> and had been Heir, and had tried to use the same spell, it would have had
> the same consequences.
> Now, it was likely Adron's e'Kieron heritage that gave him the ability to
> create the chaos stones that made the spell possible in the first place,
> so it was likely a contributing factor, since K'laiyer e'Lanya wouldn't
> have been able to do such a spell, just because he wouldn't have the
> stones. (Please forgive me for the awful pun there.)
> Majikjon

Actually, I believe he could, K'Laiyer would have just had to go to the Sea
of Chaos to make them from the amorphia already there. Adron, however, could
conceivably create amorphia and then change it to it's "useable" state
anywhere and anytime.

- Has his own seas of chaos, residing in each of his children's bedrooms