Both Carrot and Vimes
are markedly different from the traditional fantasy hero, as they are neither above nor outside law-bound society.
Les religieux etaient chaleureusement salues par des decharges de fusils a leur arrivee, tandis que leur depart pouvait s'averer une source de profonde tristesse: << nous en vimes
des plus courageux fondre en larmes >> (16).
des hommes qui utilisaient une etrange facon de naviguer; ils etaient eux-memes a la fois marins et navires.
The task facing Commander Sir Samuel Vimes
, Head of Ankh-Morpork City Guard, is to discover who has committed a terrible crime.
The latest book sends tough but honest cop Sam Vimes
to his wife's country estate, where he stumbles on a murder.
The latest Discworld book sends tough but honest cop Sam Vimes
on holiday to his wife's country estate, where, inevitably, he stumbles upon a murder.
Then there is Sam Vimes
, a shrewd copper struggling to keep order and simply survive in the world's main city of Ankh Morpork - a grimy capital not dissimilar to London.
belongs to Watch commander Sam Vimes
, an emphatically good cop, but one aware how much darkness he carries within.
It seems increasingly likely that Vimes
is the character for whom Pratchett will be remembered