“Man wants to be the king o’ the rabbits, he best wear a pair o’ floppy ears.”
Poor men hate her too. Even the vilest beggar stands higher than a slave. This dragon queen would rob him of that consolation.”
It was never wise for a ruler to eschew the trappings of power, for power itself flows in no small measure from such trappings.
“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies,” said Jojen. “The man who never reads lives only one.