[LMB] OT Rawling was Heinlein

Becca Price becca7108 at gmail.com
Sun Oct 10 21:41:43 BST 2021


I've also seen it attributed to Neil Gaiman

On Sun, Oct 10, 2021 at 4:38 PM Margaret Dean <margdean56 at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sun, Oct 10, 2021 at 6:18 AM Peter Hews via Lois-Bujold <
> lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
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> > "Fairy tales are not meant to tell children there are monsters: they
> > already know what.  Fairy tales are to tell them the monsters can be
> > defeated." - Tolkien
> >
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> I believe that's a G.K. Chesterton quote (or paraphrase), actually.
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> --Margaret Dean
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