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Subject: Re: Amy de Gaveston -- Back to the Drawing Boards
Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2002 13:20:42 EDT
In a message dated 6/25/02 1:24:57 PM, writes:
<< To compare the Gaveston question to the Agatha one is very misleading.
There are no manifestly fantastic theories for Agatha's parentage being
stridently championed and just as stridently ridiculed. >>
There are also no fantastic theories for Amie's parentage. There are a few
possibilities that need discussion because of new discoveries that you have
not bothered to examine. I must admit, examining them is not easy. One
reading of Todd's paper is not enough. One forgets too much too quickly. The
discussion needs to proceed logically or not at all.