> On Oct 2, 2021, at 8:30 AM, Elizabeth Holden <alzurite at gmail.com> wrote: > > I am quite an admirer of Heinlein's books and his writing (insofar as I > have read them), but I always wondered if he had ever met a real live > woman. I am told he did. His books don't reflect it. Understood. At least he didn’t have the stereotype that *most* SF had for secretaries and moms.