[LMB] seal motto
Nancy L Barber
nlbarber at gmail.com
Tue Jul 9 04:51:39 BST 2019
On Jul 8, 2019, at 11:27 PM, Roberta Wright <ravenenterprises at gmail.com> wrote:
> From that, I like " In the Darkness, Understanding", because the average
> person in the 5G world, is largely ignorant of the Bastards order.
> On Mon, Jul 8, 2019 at 9:10 PM Katherine Collett <kcollett at hamilton.edu>
>> The feather at the pivot point?
>> Or, really, any phrase from that passage. (And the Bastard grant us in our
>> direst need, the smallest gifts: the nail of the horseshoe, the pin of the
>> axle, the feather at the pivot point, the pebble at the mountain's peak,
>> the kiss in despair, the one right word. In darkness, understanding.)
I was also drawn to dy Cabon’s prayer, specifically to “In darkness, understanding”, but I do agree with Katherine that “The feather at the pivot point” has the twist appropriate to the Bastard.
I toyed with something related to “the god of last resort”, but couldn’t make a phrase work.
More information about the Lois-Bujold