[LMB] OT: Terry Pratchett

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Tue Sep 14 03:58:34 BST 2021

On Sat, 11 Sep 2021 23:48:51 -0400, Elizabeth Holden
<alzurite at gmail.com> wrote:

>- The story of Tiffany Aching, a girl from the Highlands with a knack for
>helping  people and befriending witches and the Nac Mac Feebles, a clan of
>opinionated Scots imps. First book: The Wee Free Men.

Feegles.  Nothing Feeble about them. :)

NB "The Wee Free" is a nickname of the Free Kirk of Scotland, a small
minority Presbyterian sect with a separatist attitude from the main

It has been observed that there are few situations that cannot be resolved
speedily, and without loss of face, by either suicide, a bag of gold, or by
thrusting a despised adversary over a precipice on a moonless night.(Kai Lung)

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