[LMB] Monogamy

Damien Sullivan phoenix at mindstalk.net
Thu Jun 21 17:44:54 BST 2018


On Thu, Jun 21, 2018 at 04:04:01PM +0000, Joel Polowin wrote:

> For me, the disturbing thing about the relationship between Cordelia,
> Aral, and Oliver is that it was sprung on Cordelia as a surprise.
> When she got back from Beta, she discovered that Aral and Oliver were
> in a relationship; Aral hadn't even sent her a message.  It's the lack

My memory is that she'd basically encouraged the idea.  Aral didn't tell
her about actually making a move, which she thought of as "avoiding my
'helping', plus being able to bury the embarrassment if it failed"
rather than as cheating on her.

-xx- Damien X-) 


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