mechanics is the study of time, its processes, and consequences of its change. It is an enormously complex subject because of the infinite interrelationships between each object in a temporal
Sometimes effect can proceed cause.
The reaction can be observed before the action that initiated it.
Temporal Paradox, the causal loop, also called a bootstrap paradox, ontological paradox, or predestination paradox, where an event influences the past and causes itself to occur, or where an object originates through time travel, only to be sent later to the time when
it originated, thus having no discernible independent origin. In chaos theory, the butterfly effect is the sensitive dependence on initial conditions in
which a small change in one state of a deterministic nonlinear system can result in large differences in a later state.
are gateways; in Peters’ case they are gateways that take him to other places and sometimes a different time.
Andor. Andor is a highly
respected warrior from the first age. Peter and Katell are the only people to meet Andor in the first age, and have the capabilities to move to another age.