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Subject: Re: Clemence de Verdun: Dispensations and Hostages
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2001 10:21:25 EST


In a message dated 11/26/01 4:48:12 PM, writes:

<< if the king really
could do as he wished in such cases, then all bets are off, and
all general rules are inapplicable. >>

Exactly. All bets are off. No patterns exist. Only the weight of the
anecdotal evidence applies. I am not the one demanding that things fit in
patterns.

- Ken


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