The stated purpose of introduction apparently adequately served, thread locked.

So this doesn't appear personal, allow me:

- Personal discussions: PM system, that's what it's there for
- Offtopic discussions: form a new topic

Endlessly long threads are discouraged as it becomes impossible for anyone to digest them or keep track of them.

"The devil I'll bring you," answered Hagen. "I have enough to carry with my shield and breastplate; my helm is bright, the sword is in my hand, therefore I bring you naught."