[LMB] Drawing a weapon (was Rabid Foaming Weasels)

Andrew Lambdin-Abraham andrew at firehead.org
Sat, 2 Feb 2002 00:34:18 -0600


Now on Topic!

On Friday, February 1, 2002, at 04:02 PM, Laura Gallagher wrote:

> Heh, reminds me vividly of the scene in Warrior's Apprentice
>
>     'Drawing a deadly weapon in the presence of the Emperor struck a
> deep reflex.  Twenty or thirty men started up from their benches.
>     Only on Barrayar, Miles reflected, would pulling a loaded needler
> start a stampede toward one.'

I loved that scene.  Partly because I'd like to believe I'd be one of 
them.  I'd also REALLY like to see a similar event elsewhere and compare 
reactions.  Say Beta.

Andrew