From: "Andy Robertson"
Subject: Re: (urth) Blue as Ushas - long Date: Mon, 18 Nov 2002 19:51:20 -0000 See Typhon's discourse to Severian . . I don't have it to hand but it includes something along the lines of "the scientists were wrong - solar radiation declined two parts in a thousand, then stabilised . . . " The implication being not merely that the Sun had been wounded in Typhon's time, but that he had had a part in it. hartshorn ----- Original Message ----- From: "Dan'l Danehy-Oakes" To: Sent: Monday, November 18, 2002 7:29 PM Subject: RE: (urth) Blue as Ushas - long Joe wrote: > This is just from recollection, I don't have the book on > hand, but I seem to recall that Typhon sent people off Urth > on the spaceships because the sun was dying and meant to go > himself but the rebels prevented him. Yes, I recall that also ... but this does not automatically imply that the Old Sun has just started to die in his time. As I said, I had the impression it had been going on rather longer than that. --Blattid -- --