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    afa replied to the thread The Wheel of Time tv-series.
    Not a bad episode. They pretty did what I predicted in my last comment, and showed more about the impact of an Aes Sedai's death on her...
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    afa replied to the thread The Wheel of Time tv-series.
    Yeah, I was disappointed in that part, too. As @rudyjuly2 said, it's something that is supposed to have a very major impact on the...
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    One thing I am just remembering from episode 4 I meant to ask about. When an Aes Sedai dies wasn't it something like the warder...
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    Just googled the info around the bond. They usually don't last long and beserk is an option lol. "Most Warders do not survive their Aes...
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    afa replied to the thread The Wheel of Time tv-series.
    Ditto. After the first line or two, I was into it. By the end, I loved it.
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    What do you think about the song? After the first line I thought "hmmm, didn't Thom have a very smooth, enchanting voice?" But after a...
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    afa replied to the thread I like *this* so recommend me......
    Hi there, You mentioned you like Abercrombie. Have you read all of his books? If not, you certainly need to read his new Age of Madness...
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    afa replied to the thread The Wheel of Time tv-series.
    I don't actually recall a lot of details about Thom, but from whatever vague image I had in my memory, I actually thought the show was...
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    afa replied to the thread The Wheel of Time tv-series.
    Yeah, I caught a glimpse of that AMA. I didn't read through the whole lot, partly because it looked like a lot of sucking up by...
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    I mean I guess that is a fair explanation but I don't go looking at interviews and explanations. The show should make sense on it's own...
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    Perhaps part of it is I really didn’t love Mat until 4 or 5 books into the series so maybe that’s why I’m enjoying showMat a lot more. I...
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    @Cyphon I heard the reasoning behind that during Rafe's reddit AMA. It seems like the Dragon Reborn can't be female but it's just that...
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    Although I see what you mean with your latter point, I don't think it would have really impacted the fan base all that much (if at all)...
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    For me the Wheel of Time is not a hallowed work. I only read it 2-3 years ago. So while some things would have been very progressive for...
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    afa replied to the thread The Wheel of Time tv-series.
    I'm the same with ages of young protagonists, not just in WoT but in pretty much any series I read. I imagined Jon Snow, Danaerys...