[LMB] Things never to say in the Vorkosiverse

Walter Bushell proto at panix.com
Wed Apr 5 01:02:29 BST 2017

> On Apr 4, 2017, at 4:53 PM, Federico Bergstein <almirantenaismith at gmail.com> wrote:
> She also told Piotr and assorted Old Vor that 8some of) their ancestors
> were bastards (as in illegitimate, not evil) in *Barrayar *IIRC, but
> Cordelia is a law unto herself.

Evil would have been less of an insult.

On the similarity of Vor and Caravanserai residents genetically.
Vorkosigan bit his linen napkin absently, his eyes gone crinkly with much the same expression as the footman, and murmured, "Cordelia, you can't . . . you really can't sit at the breakfast table and imply my ancestors were bastards. It's a mortal insult here.”

_Where should I sit?

Truly the old Vor dropped their jeans all over the place, albeit they didn’t have jeans.	

Sufficient to the weevil is the day thereof.

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