[LMB] Life imitates Bujold

Laura Gallagher celticdragonfly at gmail.com
Mon Apr 3 21:34:27 BST 2006


> Life also imitates Bujold in India (also from Reuters): "Lack of women
> turns tables on suitable boys"
>
> "Long, twirling moustaches and bejewelled daggers are no longer enough
> for a man seeking to marry in India's desert state of Rajasthan, long
> considered a land of fearless warriors. But if he is lucky enough to
> have a sister, he can relax, a newspaper report said Sunday."
>
> http://today.reuters.com/news/newsArticle.aspx?type=oddlyEnoughNews&storyID=2006-04-03T145933Z_01_BOM87797_RTRUKOC_0_US-INDIA-MARRIAGE.xml&archived=False

Makes me think of Wen Spencer's story _A Brother's Price_, albeit reversed.

Laura Gallagher



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