On 2011-06-22, Simon C wrote:
This first season has been entirely about raising the stakes. The situation is essentially unchanged from start to finish, but now even more is on the line. The bad guys are even worse, the good guys care even more, everyone has doubled down on their original positions.
Which I’d be ok with, Ben’s entirely reasonable point about what we’d normally expect of a book notwithstanding, if
the next three books weren’t all exactly the same thing.