From: "Roy C. Lackey"
Subject: Re: (urth) finally - a mechanism Date: Tue, 3 Dec 2002 17:05:13 -0600 Dan'l quoted: > If you want to argue that Severian was not dead at the exact > first time that Silk appears, you have to factor in the very > significant drowning in Gyoll that must be taking place > EXACTLY as Silk appears in that time And wrote: >>Certainly it appears that the group's first arrival in Nessus takes place at _approximately_ the time of the drowning; "EXACTLY" would take some serious establishing. I accept it as likely, though; it seems to suit the situation.<< I would add that Sev's "drowning" in the Gyoll obviously took place during the summer, during warm weather. Sev was cleaning out a "frozen drain" when he found Triskele, in the winter. -Roy --