[LMB] Cordelia's Collegiate Sport?
baur at chello.at
Fri Jun 11 10:42:49 BST 2021
Am 10.06.2021 um 21:16 schrieb Eric Oppen:
> I know the Modesty Blaise book you're talking about. It's *A Taste for
ah - yes .. thank you !
> Some very interesting discussions in there between Modesty and Willie about
> psychological domination---and how to overcome it.
yes .. there sometimes pretty interesting tidbits in the blaise stories
(like that one) - and i wonder how the author came across them ..
> It'd be interesting to see what would happen if Modesty and Willie ran into
> Miles and sat down for a conversation.
oh yes ..
> On Thu, Jun 10, 2021 at 1:29 PM WalterStuartBushell <proto at panix.com> wrote:
>>> On Jun 10, 2021, at 5:38 AM, baur baur via Lois-Bujold <
>> lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
>>> oh .. shiny .. needs a fanfic
>>> otoh the things that happen in modern fencing have only a limit
>> applicability in the real world - i distinclty remebering a Modesty Blaise
>> book where that was the major henchmens demise (who was a polish fenscing
>> master who liked to execute unruly lower henchmen via fencing) - memory
>> blanks at the title of the book, but i might remember
>>> so a modern fencing master might find going against somwone who trained
>> swordfighting for actual killig duells "interesting"
>> Reference : Pretty duelists vice Cazaril’s sword style.
>> Jeff Bezos got divorced because he realized his marriage was a union.
>> Lois-Bujold mailing list message sent to ravenclaweric at gmail.com
>> Lois-Bujold at lists.herald.co.uk
More information about the Lois-Bujold