Let's Get It On (Was: : Re: Dragaeran memory ) (Spoilers for Issola, whichI hope everyone has now read that it's in paperback)

Thu Feb 13 17:03:27 PST 2003

On Thu, Feb 13, 2003 at 07:43:38PM -0500, Mark A Mandel <mam at theworld.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 13 Feb 2003, Matthew Hunter wrote:
> #Remember, we have basically three classes in Dragaera:
> #
> #1) Criminals (Jhereg)
> #2) Peasants (Teckla, Easterners)
> #3) Nobility
> No, there are plenty of bourgeois, too: merchants and artisans, like the
> Chreotha shoemaker, and Orca bankers and sailors. Dzur and Dragons (&
> Phoenix of course) are often functionally noble, but the other houses
> (iirc w/o checking my notes and page because my wife is yelling
> SUPPER!), apart from the Teckla, are noble in theory but economically
> mostly middle-class.

I was specifically referring to noble-in-theory there.  

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