[LMB] Cazaril vs the Ransom
fishman at panix.com
Tue Feb 4 15:03:33 GMT 2020
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From: "Damien Sullivan" <phoenix at mindstalk.net>
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To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold."
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Subject: Re: [LMB] Cazaril vs the Ransom
> Anachronistic though it might seem, this feels more
>like Jane Austen and other 1800s fictional gentry, many of whom
>literally lived off of money, or rather British government bonds
>yielding 3-5% interest.
>-xx- Damien X-)
Not so 19th Century. In another group we are dealing with Lord Peter
Wimsey and that is very much how he and his family live, though in their
case there is land and property also.
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