Multiple emporers in a reign, revisited

Mon Mar 13 23:23:01 PST 2006

On Tue, 14 Mar 2006, S. Hall wrote:

> >Why would a usurpation hurry a revolt?
> it seems everyone forgot the obvious answer: a usurpation would require
> another assassination

I have the sense that you revolt, and if you win, well, then, the Orb
comes to you.  Whether the other guy has to admit defeat first I don't
know, though I rather doubt it, as why would he do so if he's a partisan?