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baur baur baur at chello.at
Tue Nov 29 06:11:42 GMT 2016


the SCA version i actually knew .. having been a member for a long time



>     adkinslawfirm at mindspring.com hat am 29. November 2016 um 04:09
> geschrieben:
>     I warn Markus:
>     "Fear the Gwynne! the dread writer of fabulous, heart-breaking fanfic,
> where your name would go very well."
>     Markus asks, "Why do you think my name would go there very well?"
>     It's a paraphrase. The original Tolkien quotation is, "Do not meddle in
> the affairs of wizards, for they are subtle and quick to anger."
>     The filker/SCA version is, "Do not meddle in the affairs of bards, for
> they are unsubtle, and your name scans to Greensleeves." (I've seen t-shirts
> with that on them.)
>     As a writer of fanfic, especially such excellent fanfic, Gwynne is all the
> more to be feared, because lots more people read her stuff.
>     Jerrie
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