[LMB] Birthday Tixie kicks off October!
lynnia at gmail.com
Mon Oct 2 06:12:25 BST 2017
Oh, how exciting! And what a cake! I am honored indeed.
On Sun, Oct 1, 2017 at 7:15 AM M. Haller Yamada <thefabmadamem at yahoo.com>
> Oh, this October we have a special treat! One of the many, many pies MPVK
> has its thumbs in is
> a brand new amusement park a dozen or so kilometers south of Vorbarr
> Sultana. It's a
> reconstruction of the old Vorrutyer residence in the city -- uncannily
> similar in certain
> areas, but also with some surprises that even Bloody Pierre never thought
> WELCOME TO VORRUTYER HORROR HOUSE!
> Our guide, dressed in period costume and presenting a rather terrifying
> version of Bloody
> Pierre is at the gates to meet all of us who are going in, including our
> friend and fellow
> listee, Kris Wiegand, who is also enjoying a birthday today. A dozen or so
> of the character-
> actors from the park are on hand to sing Happy Birthday, and present her
> with a genuine Ma
> Kosti birthday cake -- Vorrutyer-style, of course. The cake forms several
> strange towers, which
> are to-scale replicas of some of the crazy buildings built by the
> Architect Dono Vorrutyer on
> his country estate after his descent into madness. They are absolutely
> As we pass our plates and utensils into the recycler, the sky fills with
> that special sort of
> twilight that you only see on Barrayar, and we prepare to pass through the
> gates into the
> courtyard beyond.
> Happy Birthday, Kris Wiegand!
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