[LMB] Cordelia's Collegiate Sport?

Eric Oppen ravenclaweric at gmail.com
Thu Jun 10 06:33:58 BST 2021


It would have been funny if her sport had been fencing, and she'd been the
equivalent of Olympic champion level.  She comes to Barrayar, and sneers at
the fencing she finds there, and someone asks if the "Betan frill" wants to
back up her words on the piste.

Hilarity ensues.

On Wed, Jun 9, 2021 at 5:32 PM Raymond Collins <rcrcoll6 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Group sports like basketball, soccer (aka football)  etc. Would value
> leadership skills as well as team work. Of course it's about a thousand
> years from now so it could be some sort analogous sport.
>
> On Wed, Jun 9, 2021, 10:27 AM Rebecca Price <becca7108 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > I would think Cordelia would choose something that would develop or show
> > her leadership skills
> >
> > On Wed, Jun 9, 2021 at 11:09 AM markus baur via Lois-Bujold <
> > lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
> >
> > > there might be an unmentioned orbital habitat - something like a O'Neil
> > > cylinder where rotational gravity is so low two allow direct human
> > > flights (wings on arms)
> > >
> > > servus
> > >
> > > markus
> > >
> > > On 09.06.2021 16:42, Gwynne Powell wrote:
> > > >
> > > > To add to the sports... I wonder if anything is ahem​ Orb-related?
> > > >
> > >
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