[LMB] taking after parents

Karen Hunt huntkc at gmail.com
Tue Jan 30 21:13:09 GMT 2018


On Tue, Jan 30, 2018 at 10:41 AM, <adkinslawfirm at mindspring.com> wrote:

> Over the course of the series, there's a fair amount of discussion of
> Miles taking after one, or both, of his parents.  There's some talk of
> Cordelia and her father, both explorers.  In _Gentleman Jole & The Red
> Queen_, Cordelia mentions having her mother help her head-hunt medical
> teachers & trainers for Sergyar.  Maybe Cordelia gets some of her
> organizational and administrative expertise from her mom?  Two formidable
> ladies working together--[here, plot-bunny, plot-bunny... ;)]
>
> Cordelia taking after her mom isn't a topic we've talked about much
> on-list.
>

For an example from Cryoburn (Miles talking to Raven Durona about his
family):
My Betan grandmother is alive and well and opinionated to this day, in
fact. If you ever meet her, you’ll understand a whole lot more about my
mother.

Karen Hunt


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