[LMB] OT: Reading - what turns you off

Margaret Dean margdean56 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 19 22:13:45 GMT 2009


On Mon, Jan 19, 2009 at 2:59 PM, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:
>
> On Jan 19, 2009, at 12:23 PM, Dorian E. Gray wrote:
>
> > Yes, me too.  I'll put up with minor inaccuracies, merely rolling my
> > eyes, but I nearly threw a Regency romance across the room
> > recently when the hero suggested he would look into making his
> > illegitimate son his heir.
> >
> > Until the sky falls on our heads...
>
> What was the environment here that made this impossible?  (Or do I
> need to look up "Regency romance"?)

More like "19th Century British inheritance law."


--Margaret Dean
  <margdean56 at gmail.com>



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