Bed-time musings on character in DWJ

Philip.Belben at Philip.Belben at
Sat Nov 18 12:37:43 EST 2000

Robyn, quoting me:

>>Well, Sophie actually asks him did he jilt the Witch of the Waste?  And he
>>replies that he wouldn't put it that way, but he once thought he was fond of
>>her, iirc.  The implication, as I've always understood it, being that he did.
> See now, is this a guy thing or a Howl thing? It is clear he slithered out,
> but at just what point did that happen?

Well, in the formal sense of "breach of promise of marriage", probably not.  But
I think he would have denied it a lot more strongly if he hadn't deliberately
led the Witch to believe he was genuinely committed.

But... What on earth do you mean by "a guy thing or a Howl thing"?


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