[LMB] 12 days of Winterfair, and Seasons Greetings

Karen Hunt huntkc at gmail.com
Fri Dec 29 19:23:54 GMT 2017


On Fri, Dec 29, 2017 at 2:06 PM, Katherine Collett <kcollett at hamilton.edu>
wrote:

> On Dec 27, 2017, at 8:50 PM, Karen Hunt <huntkc at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > A raven in a maple tree
> >
> >> Two brillberry breads
> >> Three French plebes
> >> Four district fairs
> >> Five golden coins
> >>
> >> Six skellyta waving
> > Seven fireworks flashing
> > Eight Vor a-fighting
> >
> >> Nine Counts accounting
> >> Ten lords a leaping
> >> Eleven Armsmen arming
> >> Twelve troikas trotting
> >>
> >
> > So that's what we've put together so far!
>
> I would like to suggest that, while we've never (seldom?) seen an Armsman
> arming, either himself or his lord, we have very often seen armsmen coping,
> usually brilliantly (these are almost always Vorkosigan armsmen, after
> all), with whatever situation is at hand.  So, Eleven Armsmen coping?
>

Indeed! I'm willing to accept the mod,

Karen Hunt


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