[LMB] No lefties in the Nexus

Tidsel tidsel at protonmail.com
Sat Oct 5 20:50:38 BST 2019



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On Saturday, October 5, 2019 7:08 AM, Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com> wrote:

> From: Damien Sullivan phoenix at mindstalk.net

 Maybe they get consultation
> from haut-ladies outside the Star Creche through suitable business
> cut-outs. Maybe there are citizens tweaking their genes and ranks of
> designed and cloned azi servants.
> -xx- Damien X-)
>
> Gwynne: Miles isn't always the most accurate or objective of observers.
> And you could say that Barrayar also practices genetic selection; for
> six centuries they tried to eliminate anyone with obvious genetic
> problems.
I have a vague idea that cloning might be involved,
> from a passing comment I can't find again. I could see the Haut and Ghem
> turning out batches of slave labour. And probably Jeevesing the poor sods
> to the eyeballs to keep them docile and task-oriented.

Brave New World comes to mind..


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