[LMB] Spaceport security
rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Fri Sep 27 06:26:21 BST 2013
I think extra solar travelers will have to be placed in quarantine for a
few weeks while their clothes and possessions are sterilized seven ways to
Sunday, before they are let free into the Earth environment. For there own
safety they'll probably be injectet with every immunization and booster
shot to feel like a pincushion hence the slang term for a vacation on Earth
"I had the Pincushion special with steam and radiation beam," ;)
On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 6:50 PM, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
> You could almost as easily imagine mental conditioning that would render
> fast penta of limited usefulness. Possibly that's why Beta Colony was so
> willing to believe Cordelia was a double agent, yes - if they had
> conditioned agents of their own, it would be easy to conclude that others
> would develop the same technology/techniques?
> I also can't help wonder if there's an association between Miles' tendency
> to produce semi-autonomous personalities that nearly 'split off' and his
> lack of susceptability to fast penta. We're told there are biochemical
> issues, but maybe those issues have something to do with his mentality.
> Matt G.
> Lois-Bujold mailing list message sent to rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
> Lois-Bujold at lists.herald.co.uk
More information about the Lois-Bujold