[LMB] 20th century Lakewalkers

Damien Sullivan phoenix at mindstalk.net
Sat Aug 17 04:26:59 BST 2019

On Fri, Aug 16, 2019 at 07:12:01PM -0500, Jelbelser wrote:
> So I’ve been listening to TSK as I exercise (I need something nice to survive the exercise I need to do to survive) and I got to thinking about Lakewalkers in a world with mid 20th century technology.
> Patrolling on airplanes? Radio to dispatch a team with primed knives when the fliers sense a malice. Who maybe parachute in, or ride something motorized to the vicinity.

Would have to be low-flying planes, givien the ground range of most
Lakewalkers.  No five mile high flights.  Though maybe blight could be
spotted visually.

OTOH, what can a malice do if it captures modern engineers?

-xx- Damien X-)

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