[LMB] Cordelia's Collegiate Sport?

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Thu Jun 10 15:40:30 BST 2021

> On Jun 9, 2021, at 11:33 PM, Eric Oppen <ravenclaweric at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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.

Yes, but that trope is not uncommon in our genres.

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