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  1. Faile.. She'd get herself kidnapped.. I wouldn't go looking for her.. and I'd inherit a fortune. Eventually, when Faile's "tragic" disappearence becomes old news, I'd remarry Galad.
  2. Mat's introduction in book 1 and the realization that he wouldn't likely be killed off any time soon.
  3. Favorite Character in WoT: Nynaeve. Which of the above should be removed: Mat. Who should be added: Graendal.
  4. So much SoT hate ;D I personally like the series (enough to re-read from time to time). I guess I'm just one of those people who can look past the astrocious (at times) writing and offputting, awkward rape scenes that border on sadomasochism. I also don't have a problem with how "preachy" the books are accused of being. TG himself referring to his series as more philosophical than fantastical in nature aside, his 5 paragraph lectures of the evils of socialism, of the same recycled material, is nothing compared to the 5 page descriptions detailing the clothing, gestures, postures, body
  5. The bolded bit is obviously the case as you can't not agree with what is written straight out. She hits, kicks and uses threats to enforce her will all throughout the first part of the story. She clearly felt the need to resort to this as a young Wisdom. It has been by far one of the most talked about aspects of her personality in the fandom. She does change somewhat in the later part of the books and even admits in TGS that her old ways aren't going to work on Rand anymore. TGS Ch. 32 In my defense, I've only read the series once and it's hard to keep track of every miniscule det
  6. Sorry but is that a joke? No. Ok well then you must mean that she isn't that type "now" as of ToM because that is just about all she did for the first three quarters of the story. I don't agree.. just as most fans wouldn't agree with my sentiments that Perrin and Mat are the most abysmally boring and unlikeable characters in the series. I agree wholeheartedly about Perrin and I think most fans would as well. The problem with your viewpoint on Nyanaeve is the facts are in the story. You can pull passage after passage of her bullying and browbeating people. It isn't e
  7. Sorry but is that a joke? No. Ok well then you must mean that she isn't that type "now" as of ToM because that is just about all she did for the first three quarters of the story. I don't agree.. just as most fans wouldn't agree with my sentiments that Perrin and Mat are the most abysmally boring and unlikeable characters in the series.
  8. Might have asked you this before but Nynaeve's bullying never bothered you at all? Not to mention much of the humor around her character is based on her acting in a hypocritical fashion. Does it not just hit as hard because it is played to comedic effect? I don't see Nynaeve as the bullying type. She has a strong personality and the ability to change, which is why most fans give her the benefit of the doubt. Still, I fell in love with her character since she was first introduced and I couldn't have been happier when it was revealed that she was one of the strongest channeler born in thi
  9. Nynaeve is my favorite character fighting for the light.. so it really annoyed me when Egwene was acting all self righteous and insulted Nynaeve for being "so reckless" in T'A'R when she herself had basically almost got sucked into Gawyn's dream among several other near death experiences that was a direct result of her hypocrisy and arrogance. Oh.. and every other instance of her belittling Nynaeve after realizing that she could. I wouldn't mind her ego if she were punished more severely (or at all) for her blatant contradictions and flat out arrogance. Still, she's just a minor annoya
  10. Why Mat and Perrin? Why not Mat and Perrin? Perrin because he's boring to read.. I also blame him for introducing Faile, forcing me to read her chapters too (as well as her unnecessarily long winded rescue.) Mat because I find him terribly unfunny. Also boring to read. Just die already.
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    The Creator is the reason why time exists. You can't hold the Creator subject to an entity/principle that he/she transcends. It is for this reason that time is considered an infinite dimension (since it defines itself, there are no beginnings or endings).
  12. Oh yeah.. how could I forget the dramatic naming of Sheriam as Black Ajah? That too was one of my most favorite scenes in WoT.
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