[LMB] Athosian religion? Questions for LMB

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Wed Nov 30 01:26:09 GMT 2016


On Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:53:25 -0500, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com>
wrote:

>
>I was raised in the Orthodox Church, so I presumed the planet was named
>after the famous Greek Orthodox monastery where no females are permitted.
> (Granted that said monastery is viewed as being more than a little odd.)

I understand that they "deem" chickens to be male, so they can have
fresh eggs.  The level of double-think implied makes my teeth itch.
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