[LMB] duelling (on topic!)

M. Haller Yamada thefabmadamem at yahoo.com
Thu Sep 18 01:14:23 BST 2008


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Harimad:>(Or should it be, "... which is as the Butcher kills," or is that mangling too many references?)

Pete: Either "as the soldier" and "as the butcher", or as you have it already.
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Sweetie, when she capitalizes Butcher, I believe she's making reference to the Butcher of Komarr. So for us (fans of Bujold), it would carry a special nuance that plain old "soldier" or "butcher" just doesn't have.

Micki



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