[LMB] Uterine replicators in _Shards of Honor_

Caroline Tabach ctabach at gmail.com
Mon Oct 29 06:48:39 GMT 2018


E. G Henry 6th of England

Caroline Tabach
ctabach at gmail.com

בתאריך יום ב׳, 29 באוק׳ 2018, 4:30, מאת ‏<alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca>:

> On Sun, 28 Oct 2018, Corrina Lawson wrote:
> > Presumably, an Emperor can choose their heir--but it would have to be
> voted
> > on and approved, which may be why Ezar didn't simply change his heir from
> > Serg to Gregor. That, and Gregor would probably not have lived long if
> Serg
> > thought his son a threat to him.
>
> As well, it's been considered unwise to have a minor as ruler, since this
> means a) a regent must rule in their stead with less authority b) the
> succession is not as secure unless there are several other near-by heirs,
> and c) there's generally less stability.
>
> Alayne
>
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