Paul Andinach pandinac at
Mon Aug 14 03:16:32 EDT 2000

On Sun, 13 Aug 2000 liril at wrote:

> The "shutting up" of the guilds I mentioned resulted in apprentices
> ("Gesellen", journeymen, my dictionary says) no longer being allowed
> to become independent masters in order to keep the number of
> competing "businesses" low.

In my mind, there is a distinction between an apprentice and a
This may, however, be merely the result of reading too many fantasy
novels. :)

"Hold fast to the one noble thing."

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