[LMB] Saints and the Bastard

Doug Weinfield douglasw at his.com
Mon Feb 24 12:29:25 GMT 2020


1.  Maybe souls don’t go to theBastrds Hell. 
2. Maybe it’s all one Bastards place,but only demons get desolved. 
3. Maybe there’s oneHeaven for all Five, and 1 Hell, for unrepentant souls and demons. 
4. Maybe there are other Hells we haven’t seen yet. 
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> Message: 1
> Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2020 18:06:36 -0500
> From: Michael Bauminger <lmblist at mikebomb.com>
> To: Bujold List <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>
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> It's gotten awfully quiet on the list. Is everyone taking a vacation, is 
> the list down, or have I been removed?
> -- 
> Michael
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> Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2020 18:10:07 -0500
> From: Michael Bauminger <lmblist at mikebomb.com>
> To: Bujold List <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>
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>> On 2/23/2020 6:06 PM, Michael Bauminger wrote:
>> It's gotten awfully quiet on the list. Is everyone taking a vacation, is 
>> the list down, or have I been removed?
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> I guess it was just vacation.
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> Michael
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> Message: 3
> Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2020 23:13:28 +0000
> From: Mark Goldfield <markgoldfield at hotmail.com>
> To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold."
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> Subject: Re: [LMB] OT: Test
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> Happy Sunday, Michael,
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> I see your message.  I hope you see mine.
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> Mark Goldfield
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> It's gotten awfully quiet on the list. Is everyone taking a vacation, is
> the list down, or have I been removed?
> --
> Michael
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> Message: 4
> Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2020 21:51:59 -0500
> From: Katherine Collett <kcollett at hamilton.edu>
> To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold."
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>> On Feb 23, 2020, at 6:06 PM, Michael Bauminger <lmblist at mikebomb.com> wrote:
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>> It's gotten awfully quiet on the list. Is everyone taking a vacation, is the list down, or have I been removed?
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> It seems like the list is often pretty quiet on weekends.  Do most people post from work, are they just busy with other activities on weekends (reading??), or what?
> 
> Katherine
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> Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2020 19:58:42 -0700
> From: Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net>
> To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold."
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> Nothing new to say?
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>> On Feb 23, 2020, at 7:51 PM, Katherine Collett <kcollett at hamilton.edu> wrote:
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>> On Feb 23, 2020, at 6:06 PM, Michael Bauminger <lmblist at mikebomb.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> It's gotten awfully quiet on the list. Is everyone taking a vacation, is the list down, or have I been removed?
>> 
>> It seems like the list is often pretty quiet on weekends.  Do most people post from work, are they just busy with other activities on weekends (reading??), or what?
>> 
>> Katherine
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> Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 03:33:33 +0000 (UTC)
> From: pouncer at aol.com
> To: lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk
> Subject: [LMB] Test, and stirring the pot again.
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> Michael >>> It's gotten awfully quiet on the list. 
>  
> Katherine >>  [ Are most people ]  
>>> busy with other activities on weekends (reading??), or what?
>  
> Howard  > Nothing new to say?
>  
> Personally I get so triggered by certain topics I have to
> retreat to my private quiet happy space until I 
> stop quivering. 
>  
> Sort of like how Des reacts to the notion of being
> taken back to the Dratsub's realm... 
>  
> Following up on a notion of last month, from _Orphans
> of Raspey_ again,  assume that their late mother was
> in fact a saint of the Mother, and that she at the
> last minute sold her soul to the Dratsub in exchange
> for the promise of safety for her girls. It follows
> SHE was not paralyzed with fear of the prospect of eternity 
> in the Dratsub's halls. 
>  
> But Des - who would seem to hold in a much better 
> vantage on the issue - does whimper, curl up, and hide 
> at the prospect. 
>  
> Anyone want to hypothesize why so?  
> 
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> Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2020 23:10:14 -0500 (GMT-05:00)
> From: <adkinslawfirm at mindspring.com>
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> Subject: [LMB] ot: .kpf files?
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> I have a subscription to "Uncanny Magazine."  The latest issue, in addition to .mobi, .epub, and .pdf, also came in .kpf.  I've never heard of .kpf files before.  Does anyone know anything about them?
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Jerrie
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> Message: 8
> Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2020 21:18:29 -0700
> From: Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net>
> To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold."
>    <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>
> Subject: Re: [LMB] ot: .kpf files?
> Message-ID: <65CCC5D7-8559-47A2-A7B8-D5030AA3E8CD at brazee.net>
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>> On Feb 23, 2020, at 9:10 PM, adkinslawfirm at mindspring.com wrote:
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>> I have a subscription to "Uncanny Magazine."  The latest issue, in addition to .mobi, .epub, and .pdf, also came in .kpf.  I've never heard of .kpf files before.  Does anyone know anything about them?
>> 
>> Thanks,
> 
> 
> It’s an Amazon e-book format, and I think your Kindle can read it.   I don’t remember whether Calibre reads it.
> 
> https://kdp.amazon.com/en_US/help/topic/G200634390 <https://kdp.amazon.com/en_US/help/topic/G200634390>
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> Message: 9
> Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2020 23:45:07 -0500 (EST)
> From: alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca
> To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold."
>    <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>
> Subject: Re: [LMB] Test, and stirring the pot again.
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>> On Mon, 24 Feb 2020, pouncer at aol.com wrote:
>> Following up on a notion of last month, from _Orphans
>> of Raspey_ again,  assume that their late mother was
>> in fact a saint of the Mother, and that she at the
>> last minute sold her soul to the Dratsub in exchange
>> for the promise of safety for her girls. It follows
>> SHE was not paralyzed with fear of the prospect of eternity 
>> in the Dratsub's halls. 
>>  
>> But Des - who would seem to hold in a much better 
>> vantage on the issue - does whimper, curl up, and hide 
>> at the prospect. 
>>  
>> Anyone want to hypothesize why so?  
> 
> Offhand, this sounds like a strongly heretical interpretation. My 
> impression was that each of the 5 Gods shepherded souls in *this* world 
> and into the afterlife but after that there was no godly divisions in 
> heaven. Have I forgotten a reference? I remember a reference somewhere to
> the Bastard's hell but not to his heaven.
> 
> Lois? Calling Lois...
> 
>  -- 
> Alayne McGregor
> alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca
> 
> If there is a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, you must be the one to write it.
> -- Toni Morrison
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> Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:49:34 -0600
> From: Mark Allums <mark at allums.email>
> To: lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk
> Subject: Re: [LMB] ot: .kpf files?
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>> On 2/23/20 10:18 PM, Howard Brazee wrote:
>> 
>> 
>>>> On Feb 23, 2020, at 9:10 PM, adkinslawfirm at mindspring.com wrote:
>>> 
>>> I have a subscription to "Uncanny Magazine."  The latest issue, in addition to .mobi, .epub, and .pdf, also came in .kpf.  I've never heard of .kpf files before.  Does anyone know anything about them?
>>> 
>>> Thanks,
>> 
>> 
>> It’s an Amazon e-book format, and I think your Kindle can read it.   I don’t remember whether Calibre reads it.
>> 
>> https://kdp.amazon.com/en_US/help/topic/G200634390 <https://kdp.amazon.com/en_US/help/topic/G200634390>
>> 
>> 
> kpf can be converted to kfx using Amazon's software, if it is 
> "reflowable".  (I don't know about "print replica".)  Then as a kfx, 
> Calibre can handle it.
> 
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> Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2020 07:59:30 +0000
> From: Tidsel <tidsel at protonmail.com>
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> You have not been removed. Just a temporary calm, I guess.
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