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From: "D. Spencer Hines" <>
Subject: Re: Ratings Issues--And TAG
Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2000 03:22:28 -1000
| Some months ago I was able to make the connection back to
| English nobility which led to Edward III. I was positively
| elated to add the pedigrees of so many historical persons
| to my own history. It has baffled me that so many of my
| friends and family are completely disinterested in this discovery.
| It doesn't make me any different than I was before, but I almost
| find myself apologizing if I raise the subject of my ancestry.
| It is a perplexing situation.
Yes, some folks can get absolutely nasty if you even mention something
It's an interesting social dynamic, isn't it?
D. Spencer Hines
Lux et Veritas et Libertas
"You are a warrior, Clarice. The enemy is dead, the baby safe. You
are a warrior. The most stable elements, Clarice, appear in the
middle of the periodic table, roughly between iron and silver.
Between iron and silver. I think that is appropriate for you.
Hannibal Lecter." _Hannibal_, Thomas Harris, Delacorte Press, ,
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