[LMB] Assassination via demon

Markus Baur baur at chello.at
Sun Jul 18 20:36:25 BST 2021

Am 18.07.2021 um 20:50 schrieb Alex Kwan:
> Hello,
>> Am 18.07.2021 um 20:13 schrieb Eric Oppen:
>>> It probably says a lot about me (and I'm sure that none of it
>>> reflects well on me) that my immediate reaction to finding out
>>> how this assassination was supposed to be carried out wasn't
>>> shock or horror, but "How ingenious!"
>> On Jul 18, 2021, at 14:29, Markus Baur via Lois-Bujold
>> <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote: which makes me wonder why
>> this has not been before ..
>> the bastard's order should have encountered such a thing in the
>> past ..
> The demon wouldn’t want to do it,

who says THEY want to do it ..

only that they have encountered it somewhere in the past ..



> and the temples presumably want to train all demon-having people. Or
> with an older sorcerer and a young demon the sorcerer is willing to
> give up, see the fight between Pen and the temple sorcerer from Nikys
> and Adelis’ home country.
> As to hedge sorcerers, perhaps some had tried, saw that their demon
> would be taken back up, and so stopped doing it anymore. Not that
> many temple sorcerers are that ruthless?
> little Alex

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