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Re: The Miracles of Saint Jorian the Martyr -- Chapter 2
« Reply #30 on: March 28, 2015, 12:46:01 pm »
It was only simpler because I'd forgotten something obvious. *sighs and goes back to the drawing board*

Ah, yes, dear revanne. "Pride cometh before the fall." (**ducks and runs**)

Thank you, DR, for continuing to give us this insight into Denis Arilan, though I am beginning to wonder if this is more of a story about him instead of Jorian!

That said, I find it fascinating that KK has created characters of such depth that entire discussions can be had about what has influenced or motivated their actions. It is a gift to be able to create such depth, which I believe is why her popularity endures.

Either that, or we're all a little obsessed.  :) Nahhh....
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Re: The Miracles of Saint Jorian the Martyr -- Chapter 2
« Reply #31 on: March 28, 2015, 01:13:50 pm »
Thank you, DR, for continuing to give us this insight into Denis Arilan, though I am beginning to wonder if this is more of a story about him instead of Jorian!

There are three more chapters and an epilogue (which got longer since I posted chapter 1) coming, but Saint Jorian has some things to do in order for the Church to recognize him that don't entail joyously perturbing his old friend Denis. 

If I say any more, I'll spoil the story, so I'll shut up now.  :D
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Re: The Miracles of Saint Jorian the Martyr -- Chapter 2
« Reply #32 on: March 28, 2015, 01:37:03 pm »

Ah, yes, dear revanne. "Pride cometh before the fall." (**ducks and runs**)



Alas indeed. Strangely enough, that verse had occurred to me too :<)
Let God rise up, let his enemies be scattered;
    let those who hate him flee before him.
As smoke is driven away, so drive them away;
    as wax melts before the fire,
    let the wicked perish before God.
(Psalm 68 vv1-2)

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Re: The Miracles of Saint Jorian the Martyr -- Chapter 2
« Reply #33 on: March 28, 2015, 04:17:57 pm »
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Either that, or we're all a little obsessed.  :) Nahhh....

I deny any accusation of obsession.  ;D ;D ;D ;D

Even after years of having all my free time disappear because of one thing or another having to do with Deryni.

Nope! Not obsessed!


That said. DR, Revanne, Evie, Jerusha, Aerlys,  Annie... Opps... and Shiral, and everyone else. Write on!  Write on!
« Last Edit: March 28, 2015, 06:18:16 pm by Laurna »

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Re: The Miracles of Saint Jorian the Martyr -- Chapter 2
« Reply #34 on: March 28, 2015, 05:35:07 pm »
Either that, or we're all a little obsessed.  :) Nahhh....

Aerlys, you say "obsessed" as if it were a BAD thing! =o)

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Re: The Miracles of Saint Jorian the Martyr -- Chapter 2
« Reply #35 on: March 28, 2015, 08:12:26 pm »
And there is something wrong with being obsessed?   :o

There are worse things than having heroes that are knights or bishops. 



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Re: The Miracles of Saint Jorian the Martyr -- Chapter 2
« Reply #36 on: March 29, 2015, 05:37:54 pm »
I never said there was anything wrong with it.  ;D

Just thinking out loud...with my fingers, at least.
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