[LMB] OT: Malfoy on Pratchett, rated G I swear.

Louann Miller lqmiller at ev1.net
Wed, 18 Aug 2004 13:32:27 -0500


At 11:17 AM 8/18/2004 -0500, Peter H. Granzeau wrote:
>At 09:35 08/18/2004 -0500, Louann Miller wrote:
>
>>(My own personal non-Bujold recommendation would be Steven Brust, who 
>>offers a lot more personality types to choose from. Jhereg or Orca or 
>>Yendi might be fun in a moustache-twisting antihero sort of way, but I 
>>strongly suspect I'm a Tsalmoth at the very best.)
>
>Many people consider Vlad to be a very unsympathetic character--he's a 
>professional assassin and minor crime lord, after all.

Yeah, but he doesn't stay that way. And to me, his gradual change of 
character is very well-done and realistic.

>  He, of course, is one of the few characters in the series, along with 
> Noish-pa, who can twist a moustache.

Technicalities. Morollan, as noted somewhere, _should_ have a black goatee 
and maybe moustaches.