Re: RE: [GZG] Thrusting in the Cherryverse
From: "John Atkinson" <johnmatkinson@g...>
Date: Fri, 6 Apr 2007 07:48:30 -0500
Subject: Re: RE: [GZG] Thrusting in the Cherryverse
On 4/6/07, firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> wrote:
> >David Weber would have provided the mark number, date of
> >introduction, acceleration and duration, etc.
> And there'd have been nine *hundred* of them, traveling at exactly
8631kps, ready to brutally tear open the ship in 13.45 minutes
> (never thirteen or thirteen-and-a-half).
> And none of his characters have grasped the concept of "terse".
You know, with the size and quantity of missiles going steadily
skywards in the Honor Harrington universe, you have to wonder if
there's not some deep-seated psychological issue being addressed
But then, Weber's books have been sliding downwards in quality to the
point that I can't be bothered to read them anymore. It's sad.
"Thousands of Sarmatians, Thousands of Franks, we've slain them again
and again. We're looking for thousands of Persians."
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