[LMB] OT: Darkover, was FILK Vor Hatred was Vor Class Permeability

Eric Oppen technomad at intergate.com
Mon Jan 24 00:46:11 GMT 2011


Quoting Meg Justus <mmegaera at nwlink.com>:

>
> That bit Pat wrote about the WWII generation just wanting to come home
> and have things be *normal* rings like a bell, though.  My mother (born
> in 1924, married in 1946) still does not deal with anything that rocks
> the boat at all well.

Oh, you don't need to have been through the Depression and WWII for  
that.  Growing up in an alcoholic household, with an irascible,  
unpredictable mother, will do just fine.

--Eric, who reacts to _anything_ unexpected as a threat, until  
convinced otherwise.

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