EDOLON: i know everything that could possibly happen to you, your allies, and this world well before any of it will ever come to pass.
EDOLON: these are your current options:
EDOLON: you can let me win now...
EDOLON: or you can let me win later.
EDOLON: i'd much rather the latter, personally.
EDOLON: it'll be more... FUN that way.