WILLIAM A WENRICH
wawenri at msn.com
Thu Jun 21 04:02:01 BST 2018
I obviously was unclear. I was disappointed only in the fact that the situation did not go the way I expected. From SoH I expected a permanently monogamous marriage. As I said, I personally am in such a relationship. So I believe such a relationship is possible.
Yes, there are other examples and there are plenty of other options shown that I didn’t comment on, Kareen and Mark as an example.
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> On Jun 20, 2018, at 7:28 PM, M. Haller Yamada <thefabmadamem at yahoo.com> wrote:
> It's yer filters, Bill! You are being a bit judge-y. Even in the books, there are wonderful examples of monogamy, such as the Vorthys. Why
> can't there be a wonderful example of polyamory?
> I don't know if you noticed, but there are at least two examples of multiple lovers gone wrong. Why don't you concentrate on the lessons
> to be learned from those?
> There are plenty of examples of marriages gone horribly wrong in the stories, too -- wives murdered by Yuri, or who commit suicide
> (probably) after unhappy love affairs. There was plenty of foreshadowing that Aral wasn't going to be your monogamous role model.
> Quite frankly, I'm thankful that he and Cordelia and Jole survived and weren't killed by evil enemies, or jealous lovers.
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