[LMB] Regrets, Miles had a few.....

Robert Woodward robertaw at drizzle.com
Tue Oct 11 07:23:08 BST 2016


> On Oct 10, 2016, at 7:29 PM, Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com> wrote:
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> Ok, most of Miles's worst moments or worst decisions led to pretty
> good outcomes. Eventually.
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> How about others?
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> Would Aral wish he'd never married his first wife?
> 
> Or how about wishing he'd put a more trustworthy guard on the Councillors
> in that gymnasium on Komarr?

I really doubt that the Political Officer was guarding the prisoners. Aral needed guards who could tell the Political Officer to stuff it. I doubt that his fleet had any such guards. What he needed was somebody bird-dogging the PO and who could warn Aral in time for him to intervene.


"We have advanced to new and surprising levels of bafflement."
Imperial Auditor Miles Vorkosigan describes progress in _Komarr_.
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Robert Woodward robertaw at drizzle.com



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