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Fri May 5 10:37:05 PDT 2006
>From: Macronaut <macronaut at yahoo.com>
>Hethor wouldn't need special powers to move backward
>in time if he had been a crewman on Tzadkiel's ship, a
>la Gunnie/Burgundofara. Speaking of which, where is
>the little gray man on the ship mentioned?
URTH, Chapter XIII, "The Battles," paragraph 3:
"Again my semblance stepped forward. Having relieved myself of something of
the contempt I felt for him, I was able to note his dragging foot and the
arrogant angle at which he poised his head. The leader spoke again, and a
little man with dirty gray hair like Hethor's told me, 'He desires you to do
likewise. If you do not, we will kill you.'"
>I don't know about shapeshifting, but the Hethor-Purn
>connection is hard to ignore -- Hethor's talk about
>feeding the "dying pets," and Purn feeding the apports
>and noting that most of them die. So Purn seems a
>likely candidate to me.
Excellent point, and one that I don't believe has been mentioned before.
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