[LMB] Re: the Dinner scene in ACC
azurite at rogers.com
Fri Jul 28 21:13:50 BST 2006
> > Some people, including me, have a major
> > embarrassment/humuliation squick.
Yes. But even give that, different people have
different scenes that trigger that squick.
> And like Alex says, I know
> he'll recover, eventually. So it becomes more
> comfortably comedy for me.
I find it comedy with an edge - just the right side of
squick. Which simply gives it more emotive power. The
stakes are high. The situation is dire. And it's
And I must
> admit, generally Bujold's work does not effect me
> emotionally nearly
> as much as it does other listees.
So far, the fantasies don't effect me so much
emotionally, but the Vorkosigan books hit straight at
> JLB, omg actually participating in an on-topic
Wonders never cease.
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