(urth) (Urth) Nebula Awards recap
gerry at bindweed.com
Tue May 21 08:33:34 PDT 2013
From: Marc Aramini
> Neither of us asked questions, though a few people asked about stuff
> like the words in New Sun or how the people interrogating Marsch in
> Fifth Head could know that he had never been to Earth (this question
> will come up again Saturday night in a humorous situation involving
> me and Robert Silverberg's agent).
I noticed two pieces of evidence, though one is given to Number Five, who of
course has the same realisation. Then again perhaps Number Five was himself
interrogated at some point. I assumed they were examples of slips 'Marsch'
makes more frequently, anyway.
* He says there are "thousands" of old houses on Earth (of course there must
* He talks about the welfare state on Earth but the interrogator picks up
that he doesn't speak as if he knows about it first hand
- Gerry Quinn
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