[LMB] Missing lines in TWA

Bo Johansson bo at dendarii.com
Sat, 22 Dec 2001 07:20:04 +0100


On Dec 22, 2001 "Dan Tilque" <dtilque at nwlink.com> wrote:
>
> In my edition of The Warrior's Apprentice (Second printing, Nov
> 1988) on page 295, chapter 21, there's the scene where Miles and
> Ivan show up in the Council of Counts to foil Vordrozda's plot. In
> that scene, there are these lines:
> 
>    ... Ivan glanced at Miles and rose to the occasion, bowing towards
> the witness bench. "Admiral Hessman sent me to find Miles, sir."
> 
>    "I did. Somehow, I don't think that was what he really had in
> mind."
> 
> What I'm wondering about is the text starting "I did". That dialog
> doesn't really follow the previous lines. I think it's likely that
> there are one or more lines missing before it.

I think that "I did" refers to finding Miles, so the text is correct,
even if the language is a bit awkward.

// Bo Johansson