[LMB] Spirit Ring, Chapter 3 - magic devices

Louann Miller domelouann at gmail.com
Fri Oct 8 20:49:55 BST 2021


On Fri, Oct 8, 2021 at 1:21 PM Matija Grabnar via Lois-Bujold <
lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:

> On 08/10/2021 16:15, Matthew George wrote:
> > Practical rich people go for high-quality but normal stuff, rather than
> > solid gold toilets and diamond-encrusted socks.
>
> Bill Gates, far richer than any of the ex presidents was famously
> described as
>
> "Dresses like he owns a shoe store".
>

Gates has at least his share of character flaws, but he knows better than
to gauge his self-worth by the amount of gold plated stuff he owns.


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