[DWJ] Feeling sorry for Penelope (was Fire and Hemlock Question)

Dorian E. Gray israfel at eircom.net
Tue Aug 22 17:44:19 EDT 2006

Irina replied to me...

> On Tuesday 22 August 2006 20:34, Dorian E. Gray wrote:
>> just as I always get annoyed when the Beast in "Beauty and the
>> Beast" turns into a prince).
> That's the redeeming feature of Mercedes Lackey's _The Fire Rose_: the
> beast stays a beast. And they still marry.

Yes, that's one of the things I like about that book.  (That, and the 
setting detail.  Lackey is very good at giving you a feel for how her 
characters live.)

Until the sky falls on our heads...

Dorian E. Gray
israfel at eircom.net

"I will not trust you, I,
Nor longer stay in your curst company.
Your hands than mine are quicker for a fray;
My legs are longer though to run away."
-Wm. Shakespeare, "A Midsummer Night's Dream" 

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