[LMB] Ezar - - the hand he was dealt

Bear Master bearmaster0 at gmail.com
Sat Sep 24 17:33:48 BST 2011

On Thu, Sep 22, 2011 at 7:30 AM, BOB!! <robtjwms at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Proper planning *should* take the possibility of needing to retreat into
> account.  That said, a lot of things that *should* be done sometimes get
> less attention because they aren't the interesting or cool parts of
> planning.  The Escobar retreat had a huge advantage of having the best
> military strategist in charge of the withdrawal planning.
> Regards,
> BOB!!

"I thought you said you had a plan!"

"I did,  but it doesn't cover this contengency."

"Why not?"

"I honestly never thought we'd get this far."

(I remenber the dialog, but not the title or author.  Senior moment.)

More information about the Lois-Bujold mailing list