[LMB] The Spirit Right Chapters 1 and 2 - Contrasting Introductions

Katherine (Kathy) Collett kcollett at hamilton.edu
Fri Sep 3 20:28:13 BST 2021


On Sep 3, 2021, at 12:32 AM, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> …. And rather peculiarly, he gets a jolt of ‘magic sense' when he first
> picks up the letter suggesting he apprentice himself, even before he reads
> it.  (IIRC)
> 
> This suggests that there's something objectively correct about the decision
> to take up the offer.  Perhaps the ore-sense is really more of a sense of
> what choice should be made?  Making him and Fiametta destined to be
> together cheapens their romance somewhat to me, and I'd prefer not to view
> it that way... but how else to explain that surge?

I took it as somehow related to the ring — the Cluny true love spell may in some ways only reveal a true heart, but it also seems to be working subtly to bring the two together.  

Katherine


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