[LMB] Miles, Nikki and Ekaterin

WarriorDrgnMage at aol.com WarriorDrgnMage at aol.com
Thu, 27 Mar 2003 04:19:08 -0500

In a message dated 3/27/2003 4:14:17 AM Eastern Standard Time, lois-bujold-request at lists.herald.co.uk writes:

> > To tie the two parts (count heirs and adoption) together, if Counts and
> > others can nominate
> > whoever they
> > want to be their heir, how come Lord Vorvaine is Ivan's heir?  Ivan could
> > nominate anyone he wished, and is unlikely to have come up with
> > the name of
> > Lord Vorvaine.
> But if Ivan has not nominated anyone, there is still someone who needs to
> inherit. And this Lord Vorvaine is very probably the 
> default heir.

Of course ivan isn't a Count so I don't think that he has to name his heir anywhere but in his will....

~Hannah Bell~