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* Ninereeds, Twoflower's dragon, is both much humbler and more gracious in temperament than the Ankh-Morpork dragon from ''Literature/GuardsGuards'', and apparently a lot smarter than the Wyrmberg siblings' animalistic-acting mounts. This makes perfect sense, as the A-M dragon was called up in a spirit of vindictiveness and ambition, and Grechia's heirs regard their dragons more as weapons and transport than companions. But Twoflower just plain loves the ''idea'' of dragons, and imagined his as awesomely ''wonderful'' rather than scary or useful.

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* Ninereeds, Twoflower's dragon, is both much humbler and more gracious in temperament than the Ankh-Morpork dragon from ''Literature/GuardsGuards'', and apparently a lot smarter than the Wyrmberg siblings' animalistic-acting mounts. This makes perfect sense, as the A-M dragon was called up in a spirit of vindictiveness and ambition, and Grechia's Greicha's heirs regard their dragons more as weapons and transport than companions. But Twoflower just plain loves the ''idea'' of dragons, and imagined his as awesomely ''wonderful'' rather than scary or useful.


* Death's apparently-spiteful killing of a man in the street seems completely out of character... unless, that is, you stop and consider that Death ''specifically says'' he isn't there for Rincewind. Presumably, the fish merchant who keels over from a heart attack is the person he ''had'' been looking for, and the fact Death snarls while "collecting" him just means he is irritated that his conversation with Rincewind had put him behind schedule to do so, not that he'd murdered someone in a fit of pique.

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* Death's apparently-spiteful killing of a man in the street seems completely out of character... unless, that is, you stop and consider that Death ''specifically says'' he isn't there for Rincewind. Presumably, the fish merchant who keels over from a heart attack is the person he ''had'' been looking for, and the fact Death snarls while "collecting" him just means he is irritated that his conversation with Rincewind had put him behind schedule to do so, not that he'd murdered someone in a fit of pique.pique.
* Ninereeds, Twoflower's dragon, is both much humbler and more gracious in temperament than the Ankh-Morpork dragon from ''Literature/GuardsGuards'', and apparently a lot smarter than the Wyrmberg siblings' animalistic-acting mounts. This makes perfect sense, as the A-M dragon was called up in a spirit of vindictiveness and ambition, and Grechia's heirs regard their dragons more as weapons and transport than companions. But Twoflower just plain loves the ''idea'' of dragons, and imagined his as awesomely ''wonderful'' rather than scary or useful.



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* Death's apparently-spiteful killing of a man in the street seems completely out of character ... unless, that is, you stop and consider that Death ''specifically says'' he wasn't there for Rincewind. Presumably, the fish merchant who keels over from a heart attack is the person he ''had'' been looking for, and the fact Death snarls while "collecting" him just means he was irritated that his conversation with Rincewind had put him behind schedule to do so, not that he'd murdered someone in a fit of pique.

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* Death's apparently-spiteful killing of a man in the street seems completely out of character ... character... unless, that is, you stop and consider that Death ''specifically says'' he wasn't isn't there for Rincewind. Presumably, the fish merchant who keels over from a heart attack is the person he ''had'' been looking for, and the fact Death snarls while "collecting" him just means he was is irritated that his conversation with Rincewind had put him behind schedule to do so, not that he'd murdered someone in a fit of pique.


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* How the hell did the Unseen University hold together from the backstabbing, cutthroat place we are greeted to in the first two books?
** Very tentatively.
*** A wizard did it.

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* Why Luggage is frequently separated from Twoflower: Losing your luggage is an integral part of being a tourist.

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* Why the Luggage is frequently separated from Twoflower: Losing your luggage is an integral part of being a tourist.



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*** A wizard did it.


* The Wyrmberg is a huge peak that, somehow, stands upside-down. A later novel's description of Lu-Tze's bonsai mountains may explain this, as Discworld mountains evidently have a morphogenic field that's projected downward from the bit of stone at their very tops. If Lu-Tze can harvest those particular bits, and grow them on dishes to create miniature mountains -- complete with diminutive glaciers, streams, forests or even vulcanism -- then why couldn't one of those tip-of-the-peak bits that was ''accidentally turned upside-down'' grow an entire mountain in that orientation?

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* The Wyrmberg is a huge peak that, somehow, stands upside-down. A later novel's description of Lu-Tze's bonsai mountains may explain this, as Discworld mountains evidently have a morphogenic field that's projected downward from the bit of stone at their very tops. If Lu-Tze can harvest those particular bits, and grow them on dishes to create miniature mountains -- complete with diminutive glaciers, streams, forests or even vulcanism -- then why couldn't one of those tip-of-the-peak bits that was ''accidentally turned upside-down'' grow an entire mountain in that orientation?orientation?
* Death's apparently-spiteful killing of a man in the street seems completely out of character ... unless, that is, you stop and consider that Death ''specifically says'' he wasn't there for Rincewind. Presumably, the fish merchant who keels over from a heart attack is the person he ''had'' been looking for, and the fact Death snarls while "collecting" him just means he was irritated that his conversation with Rincewind had put him behind schedule to do so, not that he'd murdered someone in a fit of pique.


* How the hell did the unseen university hold together from the backstabbing, cutthroat place we are greeted to in the first two books?

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* How the hell did the unseen university Unseen University hold together from the backstabbing, cutthroat place we are greeted to in the first two books?




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* FridgeBrilliance: The Wyrmberg is a huge peak that, somehow, stands upside-down. A later novel's description of Lu-Tze's bonsai mountains may explain this, as Discworld mountains evidently have a morphogenic field that's projected downward from the bit of stone at their very tops. If Lu-Tze can harvest those particular bits, and grow them on dishes to create miniature mountains -- complete with diminutive glaciers, streams, forests or even vulcanism -- then why couldn't one of those tip-of-the-peak bits that was ''accidentally turned upside-down'' grow an entire mountain in that orientation?

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* FridgeBrilliance: The Wyrmberg is a huge peak that, somehow, stands upside-down. A later novel's description of Lu-Tze's bonsai mountains may explain this, as Discworld mountains evidently have a morphogenic field that's projected downward from the bit of stone at their very tops. If Lu-Tze can harvest those particular bits, and grow them on dishes to create miniature mountains -- complete with diminutive glaciers, streams, forests or even vulcanism -- then why couldn't one of those tip-of-the-peak bits that was ''accidentally turned upside-down'' grow an entire mountain in that orientation?


* The Wyrmberg is a huge peak that, somehow, stands upside-down. A later novel's description of Lu-Tze's bonsai mountains may explain this, as Discworld mountains evidently have a morphogenic field that's projected downward from the bit of stone at their very tops. If Lu-Tze can harvest those particular bits, and grow them on dishes to create miniature mountains -- complete with diminutive glaciers, streams, forests or even vulcanism -- then why couldn't one of those tip-of-the-peak bits that was ''accidentally turned upside-down'' grow an entire mountain in that orientation?

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* FridgeBrilliance: The Wyrmberg is a huge peak that, somehow, stands upside-down. A later novel's description of Lu-Tze's bonsai mountains may explain this, as Discworld mountains evidently have a morphogenic field that's projected downward from the bit of stone at their very tops. If Lu-Tze can harvest those particular bits, and grow them on dishes to create miniature mountains -- complete with diminutive glaciers, streams, forests or even vulcanism -- then why couldn't one of those tip-of-the-peak bits that was ''accidentally turned upside-down'' grow an entire mountain in that orientation?


* Why Luggage is frequently separated from Twoflower: Losing your luggage is an integral part of being a tourist.

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* Why Luggage is frequently separated from Twoflower: Losing your luggage is an integral part of being a tourist.tourist.
* The Wyrmberg is a huge peak that, somehow, stands upside-down. A later novel's description of Lu-Tze's bonsai mountains may explain this, as Discworld mountains evidently have a morphogenic field that's projected downward from the bit of stone at their very tops. If Lu-Tze can harvest those particular bits, and grow them on dishes to create miniature mountains -- complete with diminutive glaciers, streams, forests or even vulcanism -- then why couldn't one of those tip-of-the-peak bits that was ''accidentally turned upside-down'' grow an entire mountain in that orientation?


* The film offers a delightful FridgeBrilliance explanation for why Luggage is frequently separated from Twoflower: Losing your luggage is an integral part of being a tourist.

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** Very tentatively.
* The film offers a delightful FridgeBrilliance explanation for why Why Luggage is frequently separated from Twoflower: Losing your luggage is an integral part of being a tourist.


* How the hell did the unseen university hold together from the backstabbing, cutthroat place we are greeted to in the first two books?

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* How the hell did the unseen university hold together from the backstabbing, cutthroat place we are greeted to in the first two books?books?
* The film offers a delightful FridgeBrilliance explanation for why Luggage is frequently separated from Twoflower: Losing your luggage is an integral part of being a tourist.

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*How the hell did the unseen university hold together from the backstabbing, cutthroat place we are greeted to in the first two books?

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