[LMB] Miles takes over

Fred Smith fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us
Mon Apr 17 18:23:14 BST 2017

On Mon, Apr 17, 2017 at 12:53:32PM +0000, Gwynne Powell wrote:
> Miles does have a tendency to rise to the top, or to take over.
> After he's made an auditor he studies previous cases to learn the forms.
> Then, we're told (in Komarr) he starts regular Auditorial meetings, with
> dinner (and Ma Kosti is a great drawcard). Miles and the other active
> Auditors discuss old cases, and probably ongoing ones as well.
> Miles networks. He builds teams, he organises people. Gently herds
> them in whatever direction he wants. He probably doesn't always realise
> just what he's doing. But within months of being made an Auditor he's
> got them all organised and has a system worked out. And they just
> about always meet at his place, making him the convener of it all.
> He really does have a slight tendency to take over, and control things.
> Thank goodness Gregor found a way to harness that tendency for the
> good of all.

As Miles said (somewhere else), he has no problems with a command structure
as long as HE is the one giving the commands.

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