[LMB] Ezar - - the hand he was dealt

phoenix at ugcs.caltech.edu phoenix at ugcs.caltech.edu
Sun Sep 18 04:39:31 BST 2011


On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 06:34:18PM -0700, Daniel R. Reitman wrote:
> Tel <teldreaming at gmail.com> wrote:

> Read that passage again.  Formal dissent is not dangerous.  Anyone who
> voted no was tolerated as the open opposition and not a potential
> traitor.  

Tel has since quoted the passage; five abstained, as opposed to voting
no, and the Emperor was leaning on the COunts.

> perfect.  What I do claim is that Barrayar is about as good as it can
> get under the conditions that exist.

Not sure what that means.  Which conditions?

-xx- Damien X-) 



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