What happened in Chapter 7 of The Golden Compass?
Lyra’s mother’s husband, a politician, finds out about the affair and the fact that Lyra is still alive. He flies down to Oxfordshire where she is. Lord Asriel rolls up to defend his baby, challenges the man, and ends up killing him. A lawsuit ensues, and while Lord Asriel isn’t imprisoned, they take all of his money.
Who killed Edward Coulter?
Lord Asriel intervened and killed Coulter. When the church found out, Asriel was tried and lost all property.
Who tells Lyra who her parents are?
|Lyra Belacqua / Lyra Silvertongue|
|Family||Lord Asriel (father) Marisa Coulter (mother)|
|Significant other||Will Parry (His Dark Materials)|
|Age||Less than 1 (La Belle Sauvage) around 11–13 (His Dark Materials) 15 (Lyra’s Oxford) 17–18 (Serpentine) 20 (The Secret Commonwealth)|
Who is the severed child in Golden Compass?
Tony Makarios and his dæmon, Ratter, who were severed in Bolvangar and found by Lyra. He later died in his sleep.
What happens in Chapter 8 of The Golden Compass?
Three days pass and finally it’s time for the second roping. John Faa calls the six big gyptian families together and they all donate their money and men. When the count is over, they’ve rounded up 170 men for the journey north. The plan is to charter a ship and sail to rescue the kids.
What is John Faa’s dæmon?
John Faa, more often referred to as Lord Faa, was the ruler of the western gyptians. His dæmon was a crow. John played a large part in negotiating the trade between the landlopers and the gyptians.
Does Marisa love Lyra?
Yes, she’s busy kidnapping children and experimenting on them, but she genuinely loves her daughter, and is one of the only characters who explicitly chooses Lyra when given the opportunity to do so.
Why did Iorek eat Lee Scoresby?
Iorek Byrnison Iorek and Lee first met in Novy Odense sharing a common enemy. They bonded afterwards, a friendship that would last until Lee died in battle. As a sign of friendship and respect, Iorek was the one who devoured the remains of Lee’s body meaning the two would be together.
Was Mrs Coulter separate from her daemon?
Most notably Coulter is apparently able to separate from her daemon (i.e. they can survive far apart without pain), which is an ability normally only open to witches, but more generally she also seems to have a more fractious relationship with her daemon than other characters.