This is a very old post that was automatically imported from LiveJournal. I have done my best to fix up the formatting, but some issues may remain. Comments have not been preserved.
Written as a chapter quote for Dragon’s Claw:
“The result of a battle can not be gauged
by observing the plans of a strategist
or by listening to the commands of a general
only by looking into the eyes of the soldiers,
those destined to live or die by those plans and commands.”