RE: [mythsoc] bilious
- Charming as the period can seem, I'm glad I wasn't
alive back then. >>
Heck Janet even now... take a few years off to raise your children, if you
have that single-track mentality (as I do) and find out how quickly a
person can become obsolete in the job market.
I guess I can see why we love the quasi-medieval settings of fantasy
amor vincit omnia
>Would you really "cheer in real life if the peasants revolted and killedI know I wouldn't. Especially since in the eyes of the majority of the
>all the aristocrats"?
world, the average American or European IS an aristocrat. We have the
education, riches and privileges (and assumption of superiority) that rivals
any aristo in history. If aristos are the enemy, then the enemy is us.