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Old 08-06-2014, 02:55 AM
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Originally Posted by rand View Post
This might be explained in New Spring or somewhere else, but why do the Aiel attack Tar Valon in the Aiel War? Isn't their plan to kill Laman and leave, as quickly as possible? It seems like they could have easily snuck five Aiel into Cairhien overnight and assassinated him, rather than starting an entire war, let alone attacking a city a hundred miles away from where their target is.
IIRC, they attacked Tar Valon because that's where Laman and the wetlands armies retreated to.
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