|Title || Archmaester|
|Book(s) || A Feast for Crows (mentioned)|
Archmaester Rigney is a member of the Citadel.
According to Rodrik Harlaw, Rigney once wrote that history is a wheel, because the nature of man is fundamentally unchanging.
||What has happened before will perforce happen again.
Behind the Scenes
This character and his philosophy is most likely a reference to Robert Jordan (real name: James Rigney, Jr.) and his series The Wheel of Time. See also House Jordayne.
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