[LMB] Warts

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Thu Oct 23 12:47:12 BST 2014


On Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:07:35 +1100, Gwynne Powell
<gwynnepowell at hotmail.com> wrote:

>I adore Cordelia, but I also see her as one of the most frightening characters
>in the books. She has an intellectual honesty that cuts to the bone on the 
>first stroke. She's calm, centred, clear-eyed, rational, wise, objective and
>capable of doing whatever is necessary, in cold blood, and without pause
>or mercy. She'll pay for it later in a whiplash of emotions, but not in regret.
>That doesn't mean she doesn't love - she's passionate and whole-hearted
>about it, completely committed to her choices and her path. But she's
>well aware of the costs, and the consequences, and decided from the beginning
>that she'd pay them. 

+1.

She's actually my favourite character of the whole series.
-- 

Marc

Wealth is not without its advantages and the case to the contrary, although 
it has often been made, has never proved widely persuasive.
 - J.K. Galbraith


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