[LMB] Gregor - Before he ran

Sylvia McIvers sylviamcivers at gmail.com
Sun Jan 15 16:48:50 GMT 2017

On Fri, Jan 13, 2017 at 12:04 AM, Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com>

>  <snip>
>   Gregor can't go anywhere, see anyone, without layers of protection,
> getting permission, having limits placed on him ... But now Aral and Simon
> are so comfortable, they have
> things running so well, they're not really aware of how deeply Gregor is
> resenting it all and feeling miserable.
> But it's all for his own good, and for the Empire's. It's done with the
> best of
> intentions, which is what makes it so much harder to fight - Gregor can't
> really disobey them, because they ARE right about it all. They only want
> the best for him.
Gregor is trapped and its all for his own good?
Bujold really has a thing for this, she did hte same thing to Ista: It's
all for your own good, lovie, you don't want your troubles to come back.

And since they are guarding the Royal out of love, they will never, ever,
let their guard down.  Until the Royal is smothered by the guards and goes
quietly insane, or runs away.  Only Ista did better at running than Gregor
did ;)


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