Jump to content

DRAGONMOUNT

A WHEEL OF TIME COMMUNITY

Sabio

Member
  • Posts

    1994
  • Joined

  • Last visited

About Sabio

  • Birthday 01/01/1

Recent Profile Visitors

The recent visitors block is disabled and is not being shown to other users.

Sabio's Achievements

  1. Elayne and Nyn suspected every Aes Sedai knew a personal secret trick or two that they didn't share, like Moiraine's eavesdropping trick. Noticing how a Aes Sedai might perk up a little when they would share a new discovery, something that might vanish if a Aes Sedai died and ever shared it.
  2. She knew about Mat alot earlier then her rescue. She mentioned to Rand about if certain things were considered Mat would be the oldest of us all or something like that. I don't remember the exact quote.
  3. I think the only reason height matters for some is because for someone like Morraine RJ kept making specific points about her being shorter, like refusing to stand on her tip toes to look for Lan in Tear. or her thinking she tends to judge things by her own height. So seems odd to see her look about the same height as Lan. Now if the series is good most won't care. But for some people like Rand it was mentioned alot how tall he was, Perin we were constantly remined how bulky he was, Morraine about how short she was. So seems like important traits for some of the characters.
  4. Ishy sent them, remember Ishy mentioned allowing some Aiel to flee and letting one survive in order to carry the tale. The trollocs were chasing the Aiel.
  5. Well there might be a few, but remember people born able to channel are rare. Most people don't travel to Tar Valon to be tested, either Aes Sedai find someone or if someone shows the signs of being able to channel they are sent to the tower. But few people actually travel to the tower. The Red Ajah was the largest Ajah and they only had 200 members. So you might have around a 1000 Aes Sedai total. So there is bound to be some from Tar Valon, but the numbers would still be tiny. Many who can learn but wouldn't channel on their own are simply never found.
  6. But you don't need to get to their worlds through the gates, the gates just make sure the rules are enforced. You can enter through the tower but they aren't bound by any rules.
  7. He didn't see the gray man until after and wondered where the guy came from. Mostly it was these people traveling that late at night out in the middle of nowhere when no normal merchants would be traveling that late. She also didn't seem very surprised to see him there.
  8. Book 7 on can really be condensed, yes even i nthe first few books there is alot of fluff. But I just think it will go too fast if the first season goes from finding Rand to Falme. 8 episodes just isn't alot of time, if they made an episode 2 hours it would help. I would rather it go a bit slow for the first couple of books and then pick the pace up. My guess is it will be like GOT so maybe 8 seasons at the most. But to do it justice I would think you will need at least 6 seasons.
  9. Maybe later out they can combine 3 books per season, If there are only 8 episodes and if each episode is 1 hour there is no way they can go to book 3 in the first season. Even trying to get book 2 would be rushing it. Later on they could easily combine multiple books into a season,
  10. Ahh thank you, that was some good reading.
  11. Back in the Forsaken time, they were always trying to find better ways and new uses for the power. In Rand's time the Aes Sedai strongly discourage experimenting with the power. In the Big White Book it even says the Yellow Ajah believes that what they know about healing is the best that can be done, So there is little desire to risk burning yourself out to explore new weaves. So most simply never try. It is also a failure of the Seachean, where their channelers are never allowed the freedom to find better weaves. They are mostlly used as weapons or finding stuff like ore,, there is no desire to find new weaves unless they capture a channeler with better knowledge.
  12. LTT is unique because not only will he come out again to be a main player but he is also one of the super rare souls to be linked to another soul. I'm curious if LTT is a hero of the horn if that means so is Ishy? Since LTT doesn't have to be good and Ishy doesn't have to be bad if they are linked to be champions in the Last Battle it should mean Ishy is also a Hero of the Horn. I see it as both the Shadow and Light need a champion so somehow LTT and Ishy became the chosen. Which would be this eternal struggle was planned from the beginning. I accept full blame.
  13. What really amazes me is when you look at the Companion is how much detail and information RJ had for the series. Yet you discover some stuff seems oddly left out like why the Oath Rod limits a persons life. You would think that since he came up with that he would of put something down as to why.
  14. So it was said had Rand died a new Dragon would of been appointed. But here is my issue with that, the pattern might connect to the new person but Rand needed LTT's memories. knowing LTT's mistakes helped Rand form his own plan. All those memories wouldn't suddenly get transfered into the new Dragon, The pattern can't suddenly stuff a new soul into someone. So without LTT's and Rand's memories the new Dragon would have no idea how to properly seal the DO's prison. Not to mention Rand had hidden the seals and only he knew how to safely remove the "sword that wasn't a sword". So with all of that would a new Dragon simply mean delaying things? The new Dragon goes and temporarily seals the prison again and delays the final battle until LTT's soul can be spun out again? And quite possibly causing the male half to be tainted again? I just don't see how the new Dragon could possibly have the knowledge to get things done. Assuming all of Rands followers such as the Aiel would of even followed the new guy. Without LTT's memories Rand would of failed the Borderlander test and they would of killed him. So how would the new dragon of passed the test?
  15. LTT soul can be reborn and not have to be the dragon. Hawkwing metioned how he had fought LTT countless times. So it's unlikely LTT soul only comes when a dragon is needed. it could be LTT's soul will always be reborn to be important or play key roles but seems unlikely he might not reborn for thousand of years until a dragon is needed. Only Ishy seemed to have a grasp of what was really going on, Rand and him meaat to fight it out over and over. You noticed a few times the other Forsaken mentioned his claims about how this has happened over and over and they really didn't believe him. They didn't even understand what it meant, as you saw time and again they assumed LTT being reborn meant LTT was back, and not simply his soul would be in a new body and controlled by Rand. I see it as it's cyclical in that specific events happen every time. The Seal is whole, people must forget the DO exists, the hole gets drilled and there is a breaking, Dragon is reborn and seals prison. What happens in between can vary and the amount of time between each event is never the same. But the main events will happen again and again.
×
×
  • Create New...