[DWJ] Heyer...

Otter Perry ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com
Thu Jan 4 19:33:18 EST 2007


On Jan 4, 2007, at 1:33 AM, Robyn Starkey wrote:

> Minnow wrote:
>
>> Oh, yes: someone I know is a Heyer fan.  Pat Wrede's *Mairelon the
>> Magician*, the chaotic scene at the end when practically the entire 
>> cast
>> end up in one room with a wromantic girl fainting and the villain
>> more-or-less twirling his moustaches and holding them all at gunpoint 
>> with
>> less and less chance he can go on doing so.  If that bit doesn't owe
>> something to Heyer, I'm a banana,
>>
> Isn't that the book where she makes a big deal of titles they find in
> the library? I think the tributes are fairly clear. No banana for you.

You can have any bananas due to me.  I *loathe* bananas.

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There’s no sense in pretending that grown-up
sons and daughters are still babies and that they
need you. They don’t. Let them do their own
sinking or swimming while you indulge in a little
fancy diving.

—actress Marie Dressler




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