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December 10th, 2011, 22:53
Originally Posted by Fluent View Post
Aedra are also considered the ancestors of all mortal races. Daedra are considered "not ancestors", as they broke off from the Aedra and formed their own world to live in. Read "The Monomyth", "Aedra and Daedra" and "Types of Daedra" for more.
I hadn't really been aware of the difference so this is an interesting topic, buried in the real estate ads :-) I tended to see the Daedra as more demonic although I knew they were not all evil. More like amoral or just wild.

Anyhow I wanted to check into Monomyth, which has ties to the Hero's Journey, and that led me to a fairly cool TES related site: http://www.imperial-library.info/

Lots of lore and information there.

EDIT: And after doing some deeper reading, the lore really explains why the Thalamor really dislike the idea of Talos and why this is such a an issue. My character has developed an almost pathologicla hatred of the Thalamor and hunts them down wherever he finds them.
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