|Thus Spake The Creator
Q: I enjoy the many nations and peoples in the Wheel
of Time an how richly their societies are detailed! What
was your inspiration for the Ogier?
Is it possible for an Ogier to be bonded as a Warder? I
am not asking if it will happen, just if it is physically
possible. We know that Ogier can be fierce warriors, so
that shouldn't be a problem. Perhaps the bond could
somehow reduce the longing? An Ogier would make the
perfect Warder for a Brown, if the bond were possible.
Q: Is "Ogier" from to sing Ogier?
Q: And for fun ask whether Ogier can be friends of the
Q: How are stedding created?
Q: In the Guide, there's this song from the Ogier...
about clear the fields, smooth it low... ... here the
towering trees will grow. Is this sung when stedding are
Reports from signings
On the Ogier origin he answered "Read and Find Out".
The check made by Verin on the Ogier that had his soul consumed by Machin Shin in TGH he commented with "Read and Find Out".
Machin Shin eats the souls _and_ memories of the people it catches.
How Verin could determine the Ogier had no mind inside a stedding: We're going to find out something in the next few books about people without souls and characteristcs of them. (he started out saying that we're going to find out something significant about Verin, then stopped).
Ogier: Were not genetically engineered. (blew Greebs' looney Longing-taint theory away).
Erith the Ogier was described as Loial's "fiancee."
I guess Erith and Loial's mom came to an agreement...