[LMB] OT: Change blindness

Margaret Dean margdean56 at gmail.com
Sat Oct 16 18:08:04 BST 2021


On Sat, Oct 16, 2021 at 3:38 AM Peter Hews via Lois-Bujold <
lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:

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> On Saturday, October 16th, 2021 at 04:44, B. Ross Ashley <
> brashley46 at gmail.com> wrote:
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> > There is always the case of Loki. Hardly a hero god, but still, a god.
> Who became female at some point and became the mother of Odin's
> eight-legged horse Sleipnir.
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> Note also that Loki's cross-dressing in the story of "Thor's Wedding" was
> no small thing in that culture, where transvestism was grounds for divorce.
>

ISTR that in that story, Loki convinces THOR to cross-dress / pose as
Freia, in order to get his hammer back and take out the giants responsible.

--Margaret Dean
  <margdean56 at gmail.com>


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