I’m reading through Dorothy Dunnett’s Lymond Chronicles and am currently on book three.
The difficulty with these books is that while I am hooked and want to continue reading, I have to take breaks because the book’s events stress me out so much.
This sounds about right… Welcome to the club! (Also, this blog and the Dorothy Dunnett & Lymond tags contains spoilers, so you might want to wait until you’ve finished if you’re interested in chatting with other fans.)
Keep some headache medication near by ‘cause it only gets worse!
indeed, our heraldic symbol is a whacking great eagle and our traditional motto is “it only gets worse.”
Yes, very true. The plot of this series is basically a pile of never-ending worse. Also, since Francis makes me want to simultaneously slap and hug him, it’s all very confusing.
Rest in peace, Oberyn Martell, a pansexual man of color who defined himself entirely through the relationships he had to the women in his life.
A man who loved his sister and loved to sass so much he couldn’t figure out TO STAY OUT OF FUCKING ARM’S REACH OF THE MOUNTAIN ARE YOU INSANE