[LMB] Heinlein

Peter Hews Peterhews at protonmail.com
Sat Oct 9 18:38:37 BST 2021

On Saturday, October 9th, 2021 at 18:17, WalterStuartBushell <proto at panix.com> wrote:

> > On Oct 9, 2021, at 11:40 AM, Robert Woodward Robert_A_Woodward at comcast.net wrote:
>>(I will admit that there were enough scientist’s daughters for it to become a cliche).
> And in The Spirit Ring we have the magician’s daughter.

Shakespeare's "Tempest" is often credited as the first appearance of the Mad Scientist's Beautiful Daughter.

Peter Hews

Oh better far to live and die under the brave black flag I fly,
Than play a sanctimonious part with a pirate head and a pirate heart.

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