Tuesday, 17 November 2015
Aycharaych And Ignatieff
(i) Aycharaych is a humanoid from an extrasolar planet whereas Ignatieff is a human being in an alternative history.
(ii) Aycharaych is a universal telepath whereas Ignatieff is served by a timelines-discerning clairvoyant.
(iii) Aycharaych preserves his Chereionite heritage whereas Ignatieff wants the destruction of life.
(iv) For Aycharaych, conflict and unrest are means whereas, for Ignatieff, the infliction of pain is a pleasure.
(v) Aycharaych's commitment is to his heritage, not to the Roidhun, while Ignatieff's commitment is to the Peacock Angel, not to the Czar.
(vi) Aycharaych and Flandry enjoy their conversations whereas Ignatieff and King fight to the death from their very first meeting.
(vii) Aycharaych subverts Flandry's son whereas Ignatieff had killed King's father.
(viii) Ignatieff unequivocally died whereas we can never be sure with Aycharaych...