Names (was: Re: YotG - wee bittie spoilers)

Dorian E. Gray israfel at
Wed Oct 11 14:21:00 EDT 2000

Gill said...

> But what about Harriet Vane, Lord Peter Wimsey's beloved? A sharp,
> resilient, independent lady - anyone would be happy to share her name. But
> who's ever heard of a Gill or Gillian as a heroine?

Check out Barbara Hambly's "Darwath" trilogy (and two sequels) - the heroine
is called Gil (short for Gillian) Paterson.  And a very cool lady she is
too; a swordswoman and scholar.

Until the sky falls on our heads...

Dorian E. Gray
israfel at

No, I haven't lost my mind - it's backed up on tape somewhere.

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