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Old July 12 2012, 08:04 AM   #262
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Re: TP: Raise the Dawn by DRGIII Review Thread (Spoilers!)

JWolf wrote: View Post
When someone abuses your work, that is akin to abusing you too.
And you still don't get the point:

If David R. George III hasn't lied to us (and I have no reason to believe he has), his departure had nothing to do with criticizing his work. So no matter how much you and others fellate him here verbally for these books, it shouldn't have an impact on the decision if he returns or not.

I don't really get the hype about this duology anyway. While RBOE wasn't as bad as some made it out to be back then, this duology isn't nearly the masterpiece some seem to believe it is IMO. Like I said above Raise the Dawn is a good novel, but nowhere near the quality of DRG III's earlier works like Twilight, Serpents among the Ruins or The 34th Rule IMO.
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