Mon Dec 12 11:26:20 PST 2005

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Howard Brazee" <howard at brazee.net>
To: "'Dragaera (E-mail)'" <dragaera at dragaera.info>
Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 11:42 AM
Subject: Re: Twins

> Grady Brandt wrote:
> >On Fri, 09 Dec 2005 20:21:29 -0500, Davdi Silverrock <davdisil at gmail.com>
> >wrote:
> >
> >> On 12/9/05, Jon_Lincicum at stream.com <Jon_Lincicum at stream.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> Thinking about it a bit, even if Dragaerans themselves never give
> >> birth to twins, they may be familiar with other species (including
> >> Easterners) that do sometimes give birth to twins.
> >
> >Animal husbandry should give them the concept of multiple births. However
> >it may not follow that they know the concept of "identical" twins or that
> >humans or Easterners might have multiple births. I don't recall any
> >mention of such in the texts personally but I'm hardly as encyclopedic as
> >some others here.
> >
> >
> >
> Animal husbandry combined with the genetic science that they have shown
> to have will give them such understanding.   I wouldn't be surprised if
> they could create identical twins when desired for some royal or noble
> inheritance purpose.
Steve is setting us up so that when he has Zerika cloned we won't have to
suspend our disbelief too much.