[Sca-cooks] OP/OT: update on Controversial Florilegium article
selene at earthlink.net
Tue Aug 11 13:28:32 PDT 2009
A king like that should reel in his own unruly self if he ever wants to
rule again. Or rule something other than an empty hall this time. What
a lot of nerve.
Stefan li Rous wrote:
> I should be off at a professional gathering (there's this job I
> need...) :-) but a quick message here.
> I've glanced through the several digests I've already gotten and my
> email. Thank you all for your replies both pro and con.
> One correction. The lady's father does NOT have his Laurel yet. The
> King has apparently just threatened that he ever wants one he needs to
> reel in his unruly daughter. So there isn't a problem with the Crown
> removing a Peerage, which apparently can't be done except by the BoD.
> There have been some useful suggestions made on re-writing the article
> such as bringing out that this is a worst-case scenario and isn't to
> be expected at every event but is still something to be on guard
> against. She is considering doing a rewrite. I hope she can stand up
> to the local and Royal pressure and do so. She is a stubborn young
> lady and I think she will if she is the only one affected, but she
> also doesn't want to see her father hurt who has worked so long for
> his Laurel. Me? Well, I'm probably already known for not obeying a
> Crown just because they are the Crown and another bit of non-political
> correctness is not likely to affect my Peerage prospects.
> There is no question on removing the article from the Florilegium if
> that is what the author wants me to do. I don't like to do that. If I
> don't think something is a good useful message or article, it simply
> doesn't get into the Florilegium. And I thought that this was a good,
> useful article that would warn folks about some things. I thought that
> since it was written by someone not much older than a teen that they
> might be more likely to listen than they would to us older folks or
> THLord Stefan li Rous Barony of Bryn Gwlad Kingdom of Ansteorra
> Mark S. Harris Austin, Texas
> StefanliRous at austin.rr.com
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