[LMB] Grays

Matthew George matt.msg at gmail.com
Sat Nov 21 22:23:28 GMT 2020


On Fri, Nov 20, 2020 at 6:48 PM Damien Sullivan <phoenix at mindstalk.net>
wrote:

> Lensmen are supposed to be incorruptible, as judged by a nearly
> omniscient judge.  Miles has fallen (Memory).  I think Mark has too: if
> not stealing the Dendarii (arguably a clever use of resources) then his
> near-sex with someone he knew was a 10yo clone.
>

Possibly the most unrealistic aspect of a profoundly unrealistic series.

I can't imagine any person being 'incorruptible'.  Not even any fictional
person.  The closest would probably be Michael Carpenter, and even he has
buttons which could cause him to make wrong decisions if pushed.


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