[LMB] Terms and language

Paula Lieberman paal at filker.org
Sun Sep 27 13:40:14 BST 2015


??
I've been hearing "wife" from women married to women, and "husband" from men 
married to men.... What's the big deal/issue for the terminology?!

--Paula Lieberman
-----Original Message----- 
From: Howard Brazee
Sent: Saturday, September 26, 2015 11:10 PM
To: Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold.
Subject: [LMB] Terms and language

Currently, we wait and listen to know what people call their same-sex 
spouse.   I suspect these names will evolve.

I wonder how many different words are used for someone’s spouse on Ethos. 



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