[LMB] OT: Terry Pratchett

Peter Hews Peterhews at protonmail.com
Wed Sep 15 12:53:22 BST 2021

On Wednesday, September 15th, 2021 at 04:10, admin <proto at panix.com> wrote:

> > On Sep 14, 2021, at 3:30 AM, Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com wrote:
> >
> > I bet Rincewind could outrun and out think Conan The Barbarian. As opposed
> >
> > to Ghenghiz Cohen the Barbarian.
> But Rincewind never had to deal with Conan the Banker.

The only touch I really liked in "Battlefield Earth" (I ploughed through it once when I had nothing else to read) was why everyone, even the terrifying warrior races, was afraid of the small grey men.  Turns out they were...
... bankers!

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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