[LMB] OT: breaking rules Wrede works

Robert Woodward robertaw at drizzle.com
Sat Sep 19 06:38:28 BST 2015

On Sep 18, 2015, at 9:28 PM, Paula Lieberman <paal at filker.org> wrote:

> Cordelia had been a -Betan Survey Captain- exercised independent command of a ship jumping through blind wormholes--had Aral ever been in a position where he was a commander in an -isolated- ship,  as opposed to a mid-level commander in a much tighter force structure? 

When Ara was introduced to the reader in _Shards of Honor_, he was the commanding officer of the Imperial Cruiser  "General Vorkraft" - which was patrolling the Sergyar to be system all by itself. Of course, it was only one or 2 jumps away from Komarr, so perhaps that is not isolated enough.

Robert A. Woodward - robertaw at drizzle.com

"We have advanced to new and surprising levels of bafflement."
Imperial Auditor Miles Vorkosigan describes progress in _Komarr_.

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