The Emperor wishes me to report on whether you’ve chosen a worthy successor.
One of the slave-concubines permitted my father under the Bene Gesserit-Guild agreement could not, of course, bear a Royal Successor, but the intrigues were constant and oppressive in their similarity.
Does he have an alternative successor?
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He was President Lincoln’s successor.
The manager is nearing retirement, so they are searching for a successor.