[LMB] HH chapter 12

Scott Raun sraun at fireopal.org
Tue Apr 18 17:50:24 BST 2006

On Fri, Apr 14, 2006 at 06:28:38PM +0300, Kalina Varbanova wrote:
> On 4/14/06, Elizabeth Holden <azurite at rogers.com> wrote:
> > Biast I have a less positive reaction to: he seemed unnecessary in the
> > scene and I would pin villainy on him if I had any reason to, but I 
> > don't see a motive at first glance. Okay, possibly he killed his older
> > brother and then had to kill Boleso to cover it up, but that doesn't
> > ring true.  I'll keep an open mind on Biast.  No reason to think so far
> > that he isn't what he appears - a soldier-prince at a difficult time -
> > but I'm not quite ready to trust him.
> I think Biast was there as a witness. This is an opinion from way later in
> the book, but... a lot of things that happen in the book are witnessed, one
> way or another, by one or more of five very special people. Biast is one of
> them.

I'd missed that before!  For some reason, Biast didn't register with
me as strongly as the rest of them.

Scott Raun
sraun at fireopal.org

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