History Literature / TheDarkglassMountainTrilogy

8th Aug '15 9:57:54 PM DamascaRamza
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* [[spoiler: LightIsNotGood]]



* [[GoodIsNotNice Light Is Not Nice]]: Actually, he's kind of a {{jerkass}} who will screw you over for what he thinks is the greater good. Water is much nicer.

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* [[GoodIsNotNice * [[spoiler: LightIsNotGood]][=/=][[GoodIsNotNice Light Is Not Nice]]: Actually, he's kind of a {{jerkass}} who will screw you over for what he thinks is the greater good. Water is much nicer.



* PetTheDog: If [[spoiler: The One adopting a recently orphaned kitten isn't this, I don't know what is.]]

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* PetTheDog: If [[spoiler: The One adopting a recently orphaned kitten isn't this, I don't know what is. Though it backfires on him since it's really Avaldamon.]]
8th Aug '15 9:52:17 PM DamascaRamza
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* AnthropomorphicPersonification

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* AnthropomorphicPersonificationAnthropomorphicPersonification: The One is the personification of the power of Infinity that the Magi use.



** Ishbel starts out very introverted and withdrawn and in denial of her true powers but over time she gradually becomes more confident and accepts her powers and her role in the grand scheme of things and becomes more powerful than Maximillian as a result of her development as a character.



* DisproportionateRetribution: What's that Light? Maximilian doesn't want to listen to you because you're a JerkAss ManipulativeBastard? Well sure thing, go ahead and betray him and try and have him murdered, even though you're sworn to help him defeat the BigBad and BiggerBad.
* EarnYourHappyEnding: Maximillian and Ishbel, as well as the Icarii race.

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* DisproportionateRetribution: What's that Light? Maximilian doesn't want to listen to you because you're a JerkAss ManipulativeBastard? ManipulativeBastard who destroyed his and Ishbel's lives? Well sure thing, go ahead and betray him and try and have him murdered, even though you're sworn to help him defeat the BigBad and BiggerBad.
* EarnYourHappyEnding: Maximillian and Ishbel, as well as Ishbel earn theirs despite all the bad stuff that happens and the Icarii race.have the Star Dance back and the chance to make a new home for themselves even if Tencendor's gone.



* HumanoidAbomination: The One
* HybridMonster: Lealfast.

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* HumanoidAbomination: The One
One chooses to take a human form, but it's entirely made of glass.
* HybridMonster: Lealfast.The Lealfast are



* {{Jerkass}}: [[spoiler: Light is a demanding asshole who decides to betray Maximilian just because he chooses not to listen to him.]]The Lealfast are definitely some of the biggest {{Jerkasses}} in any of Sara Douglass' work.

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* {{Jerkass}}: [[spoiler: Light is a demanding asshole who decides to betray Maximilian just because he chooses not to listen to him.]]The ]]
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Lealfast are definitely some of the biggest {{Jerkasses}} in any of Sara Douglass' work.work. They're even more arrogant then the Icarii and are out for themselves and once they are free from their deal with the One, they decide to commit genocide on the Icarii and seize Elcho Falling for themselves.



* KarmicDeath: [[spoiler: Light gets one.]]

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* KarmicDeath: [[spoiler: Light gets one.one by being slain the way the Coil killed people when he pretended to be the Great Serpent.]]
** [[spoiler: The Lealfast as a whole are killed by the River Angels who were once the Skraelings in self defense when the Lealfast try to kill them first after spending the trilogy betraying everyone and everything and just being power hungry fools.
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* [[GoodIsNotNice Light Is Not Nice]]: Actually, he's kinda demanding. Water is much nicer.

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* [[GoodIsNotNice Light Is Not Nice]]: Actually, he's kinda demanding.kind of a {{jerkass}} who will screw you over for what he thinks is the greater good. Water is much nicer.
6th Jan '15 1:08:40 PM evilian546
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* BackFromTheDead: Axis. [[spoiler: as well as, [[JerkassWoobie Borneheld]] in a small pocket universe. Ends up dead again.]]

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* BackFromTheDead: Axis. [[spoiler: as well as, [[JerkassWoobie Borneheld]] in a small pocket universe. Ends universe until, he ends up dead again.]]
18th Nov '13 10:04:16 PM DamascaRamza
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* BloodKnight: Axis is still this, but even less so then before.


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* CharacterDevelopment: Axis had plenty of this and became OlderAndWiser as a result. He's still a JerkWithAHeartOfGold, but he does try to be the latter more.
11th Nov '13 10:00:29 PM DamascaRamza
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** [[spoiler: Avaldamon makes one to save Maximillian and Ishbel from a trap The One set up.]]



* {{Jerkass}}: [[spoiler: Light is a demanding asshole who decides to betray Maximilian just because he chooses not to listen to him.]]The Lealfast are definitely some of the biggest {{Jerkasses}} in the entire trilogy.

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* {{Jerkass}}: [[spoiler: Light is a demanding asshole who decides to betray Maximilian just because he chooses not to listen to him.]]The Lealfast are definitely some of the biggest {{Jerkasses}} in the entire trilogy.any of Sara Douglass' work.



* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Axis, StarDrifter and Salome.

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Axis, StarDrifter StarDrifter, Salome and Salome.Isaiah.



* OlderAndWiser: Axis and [=StarDrifter=]. They're still flawed, but they've grown a lot as people since their time on Tencendor.
** In Axis' case, this allows him to be a big help to Maximillian and be able to give him advice on how to fulfill his role as TheChosenOne. In [=StarDrifter=]'s case, it winds up with him being Talon of the Icarii.



* RidingIntoTheSunset: [[spoiler: Literally Happens to Axis and Isaiah/Water at the end of ''The Infinity Gate''.]]

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* RidingIntoTheSunset: [[spoiler: Literally Happens happens to Axis and Isaiah/Water at the end of ''The Infinity Gate''.]]



* TheLoad: Hereward oh so very much!

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* TheLoad: Hereward oh so very much! [[spoiler: She doesn't accomplish anything at all, she's just there and ends up randomly killed in The Infinity Gate.]]



* TheUnchosenOne: While Maximillian and Ishbel share the role of TheChosenOne, Axis is this. He's a fundamental part of making sure Maximillian survives and is a supportive friend and usually runs things for him while Maximillian and Ishbel are busy doing something else that's important.



* TheUsualAdversaries: Skraelings
* WhatTheHellHero

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* TheUsualAdversaries: Skraelings
Skraelings [[spoiler: Subverted, since the heroes never actually directly fight the Skraelings.]]
* WhatTheHellHeroWhatTheHellHero: Everyone of the main protagonists (Maximillian, Ishbel, Axis, Isaiah and [=StarDrifter=]) get at least one each from one of the other protagonists.
8th Nov '13 10:59:17 PM DamascaRamza
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* HeroicSacrifice: Venetia makes one to stop Ravenna killing Ishbel while she's freeing the soul in the Weeper.
8th Nov '13 8:41:47 PM DamascaRamza
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* AndTheAdventureContinues: For Axis and Isaiah, anyway.


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* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: [=StarDrifter=] as Talon of the Icarii, Axis as [=StarMan=] (Though Axis does try to stop people using the title since he thinks it's worthless now) and Maximilian and Ishbel as Lord and Lady of Elcho Falling.
8th Nov '13 8:35:09 PM DamascaRamza
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* CoolBigSis: In a strange way, Salome is one of these for Ishbel.



* HotSkittyOnWailordAction: The entire Lealfast were conceived by one Icarii [=SummerStar=] after having sex with a Skraeling; she has over 200 Lealfast children.

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* HotSkittyOnWailordAction: The entire Lealfast were conceived by one Icarii [=SummerStar=] after having sex with being raped by a Skraeling; she has over 200 287 Lealfast children.children and died giving birth to the 287th child.



* JerkAss: [[spoiler: Light is a demanding asshole who decides to betray Maximilian just because he chooses not to listen to him.]]The Lealfast are definitely some of the biggest JerkAsses in the entire trilogy.

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* JerkAss: {{Jerkass}}: [[spoiler: Light is a demanding asshole who decides to betray Maximilian just because he chooses not to listen to him.]]The Lealfast are definitely some of the biggest JerkAsses {{Jerkasses}} in the entire trilogy.


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* NeverMyFault: Eleanon's justification for letting thousands of Lealfast die so he can continue deceiving Axis into thinking the Lealfast are incompetent, then swears that Axis will pay for it.
11th May '13 1:39:31 AM Tanrage
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* ScrapHeapHero: Axis, due to the fact that his entire kingdom was ravaged and destroyed and he couldn't do anything about it.
22nd Apr '13 11:16:33 AM CassandraLeo
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By Sara Douglass...

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By A sequel to ''Literature/TheWayfarerRedemption'' series by Sara Douglass...
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