[LMB] On Parental Rankings

WalterStuartBushell proto at panix.com
Sat Oct 30 12:10:16 BST 2021

> On Oct 30, 2021, at 5:05 AM, H. Torrance Griffin via Lois-Bujold <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
> Bothari's a good example of 'Grading On A Curve'  Objectively speaking he could have done somewhat better (especially considering the example of the Vorkosigans), but compared to what one might expect of someone as damaged as he was and the circumstances of Elena's conception he is rather impressive.
> Master Beneforte is almost as toxic as Bothari, and has less excuse.

Actually Beneforte was far ahead of the curve of his society and would have been considered overly indulgent.

As the historical Buddha said, “Hatred does not stop by hatred at any time; hatred stops only by love. this is an ancient rule.“ about 2770 BP (BP means either Before Present or Before Physics that is before nuclear testing made it necessary to adjust carbon 14 dating.

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