Re: Mori Telmori

From: Peter Metcalfe <metcalph_at_...>
Date: Tue, 11 Jul 2000 16:29:30 PDT

Clay Luther:

CL>>>After Sartar, the Telmori changed their habits somewhat. They >>>stayed within (or at least were never seen leaving) the hunting
>>>grounds (the Dogbone and Wolf Hills) Sartar granted to them.
>>>Apparently, they became fairly benign neighbors since they "never again
>>>took humans or livestock from the other tribes (KoS 135)", though they
>>>did sometimes range far when hunting.

Me>> i.e. they breach other clan's hunting grounds without
>>permission? I've feuded for less in King of Dragon Pass.

>I think the point was, I believe, that no one saw them do this poaching (I
>presume that poaching had been witnessed in the past).

The Telmori, like wolves, leave carcasses of their kill behind. So if a tribe finds a stag that's been savaged by a wolf, they will probably blame the Telmori.

--Peter Metcalfe

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