. Not just because of my opinion of it, but because the events of it have so little impact on the Discworld itself. We don't hear of any of these people again, except one or two Ephebean philosophers. And while Equal Rites
was an excellent book, I felt that Wyrd Sisters
was a better introduction to Granny Weatherwax and Lancre, and Esk, even given her return in I Shall Wear Midnight
...seems to have become irrelevant to the canon in the same way Teppic did. So, Pyramids
and Equal Rites
, for varying reasons.
Four minutes? That's ages! What if I get bored? I need a television, a couple of books. Anyone for chess? Bring me knitting.
-The Eighth Doctor, defiant in the face of death, in Doctor Who: The Night of the Doctor