[LMB] Ekaterin in the Liaden universe, sorta.

Fred Smith fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us
Sun Nov 1 13:26:50 GMT 2015


On Sun, Nov 01, 2015 at 08:01:34AM -0500, Walter S Bushell wrote:
> 
> > On Nov 1, 2015, at 07:26, Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com> wrote:
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> > 
> > It seemed to me that she was stringing the names together to show her
> > journey through life. A bit like Cordelia's list of roles/occupations she'd
> > had over time. 

Just like the Clutch Turtles! The person familiarly called "Edger" had a
name that was reputed to take several hours to speak, he being multiple
hundred years of age and widely experienced.

> > 
> > Gwynne
> Tom Lehrer did this to great effect will his song about Alma — the loveliest 
> girl in Vienna — “Once you picked her up on your antenna, you’d never be free
> of her spell”.
> 
> <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zWFEy1lVUMI>
> 
> "And that is the story of alma,
> Who knew how to receive and to give.
> The body that reached her embalma'
> Was one that had known how to live.” 
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