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Discussion in 'Wheel of Time Discussion - Books 1-14' started by Rhed al'Tere, Nov 4, 2015.

  1. Rhed al'Tere

    Rhed al'Tere Mother Amyrlin Seat

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    Ok, so I haven't started reading it yet. :look

    But I thought it would be cool to have a place to talk about the things we find in it that are cool or enlightening. :D
     
  2. Kerna Shedrian

    Kerna Shedrian Aes Sedai

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    Awhh the Bela article!!!

    (Note I also don't have it yet, our release date this side of the pond appears to be tomorrow)
     
  3. Rhed al'Tere

    Rhed al'Tere Mother Amyrlin Seat

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    I heard that Harriet read it last night at the reading. I need to read it when I get home (unless it's online somewhere?).
     
  4. Kerna Shedrian

    Kerna Shedrian Aes Sedai

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    The Wheel of Time Facebook group. (Sent to you in PM on FB)
     
  5. Rhed al'Tere

    Rhed al'Tere Mother Amyrlin Seat

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    WAT.

    Can an encyclopedia be spoiled? If so:

    BELA LIVES. WHAAAAAAAT.
     
  6. Kerna Shedrian

    Kerna Shedrian Aes Sedai

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    I know!!!
    If you read some of the comments it's supposed that now Rand can just change the Pattern that he basically willed her back to life
     
  7. Rhed al'Tere

    Rhed al'Tere Mother Amyrlin Seat

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    :giggle

    I'm just super happy and no longer dreading that part.
     
  8. Maibella ni Rhoiden t'al'Varrak

    Maibella ni Rhoiden t'al'Varrak Aes Sedai TVT Editor Forum Moderator

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    :rofl Wow, that's fantastic. I haven't started reading yet but I definitely don't mind spoilers in this thread - that's the entire point of the Companion IMO. :)
     
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    I might cry for the second time over Bela if she is alive. But overjoyed tears this time.
     
  10. Eniara Kisharad

    Eniara Kisharad Asst. Director of Research and Records Aes Sedai

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    Amazon faked me out with a delivery left on my porch this morning -- it was DVDs, not my book! :p
     
  11. Cahalan Sothron

    Cahalan Sothron Aes Sedai Head of the Blue Ajah

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    So I'm totally going through and reading the stuff I want to know about most, since I don't have to worry about spoilers :)

    But the entry on the Tuatha'an....
    The song didn't exist?!? Sonofa....
     
  12. Elania al'Manir

    Elania al'Manir Aes Sedai Forum Moderator

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    Regarding the Tuatha'an:
    D:

    I always figured it was the song that the Aiel and Ogier sung in the fields to make crops grow, and that some partnership with the Aiel and the columns would help them re-discover it.
     
  13. Imzadi Hopewind

    Imzadi Hopewind Aes Sedai

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    I'm going to pick up the book from the book store today! You can't believe me how happy I was yesterday when i got the text! :lol
     
  14. Kerna Shedrian

    Kerna Shedrian Aes Sedai

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    I haz it, I haz it! Downloaded onto my kindle this morning. Damn you work!!!
     
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    Imzadi Hopewind Aes Sedai

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    Only 7-8 hours left then? :D
     
  16. Cahalan Sothron

    Cahalan Sothron Aes Sedai Head of the Blue Ajah

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    Me too, Elania. I think the Companion's commentary makes sense, though, even if I may not like it much.
     
  17. Kerna Shedrian

    Kerna Shedrian Aes Sedai

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    I read Mat‘s first and I was disappointed there was no little tidbit, even whether he had actually been born outside the Two Rivers (which I always kinda wanted cleared up - Moiraine was obviously interested in him for his birthday and I had hoped there was just a bit more intrigue about which of the three it could have been with at least them all also born outside the Two Rivers)

    Now I'm starting back at A
     
  18. Elania al'Manir

    Elania al'Manir Aes Sedai Forum Moderator

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    Uh... did we already know how Taringail Damodred died? Or was it mentioned and I just forgot?

    Edit: Never mind, I checked our library and found out that it's strongly hinted in TSR Ch 17.
     
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    Kerna Shedrian Aes Sedai

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    It was definitely alluded to... Maybe in that conversation in the Stone in TSR?
     
  20. Elania al'Manir

    Elania al'Manir Aes Sedai Forum Moderator

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    Yep, with Moiraine.