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Re: pay to fight, his highn

Poster: "Bob Hoy" <Bob_Hoy@cpqm.mail.saic.com>

                                                                      9:09 AM
 RE>>pay to fight, his highnesses new clothes, public correction,...

His higness logan asked if the posting I sent to the net was just wise advice,
Yes it was.
 it was not directed at any one individual it just so happens that HRH logan
is currently crown prince, no offense intened as it was as you say Your
Highness just wise advice. Although I can't remember the last time I have been
accused of being wise
In service to the dream 
Earl Syr Knarlic
Date: 7/2/96 7:58 PM
To: Hoy, Bob
From: atlantia@csc.NCSU.EDU

Poster: Christopher M Faulcon <mfaulcon@or.atinc.com>

Arielle wrote:
> Poster: Logan <logan123@charlotte.infi.net>
> Greetings unto the good gentles of the Merry Rose,
> First I would like to say that I have never posted to this list
> previously and probably never will again unless it is to post an
> announcement of some sort. However, I want to respond to various pieces
> of the goings on of this list over the past several days, not in any
> particular order but as the whim strikes me.
> First, I hope that everyone on the list knows that His Highness is hardly
> offended by any of the postings that followed his response to the gentle
> who does not fight because of the pay to fight rule. He was, as He later
> indicated, going from His memory of something that He read several years
> ago and He has never had a problem with anyone ever correcting Him
> publically or otherwise as Crown Prince or just plain Logan. Melys has
> known His Highness and Myself for a few years and could verify from His
> straightforward personality that it takes an awful lot to offend Him. I
> do think this little fiasco may have drilled into His head how He can no
> longer rely on His memory and should very carefully verify and reverify
> all His understandings before making them public in any manner. Second,
> both His Highness and myself feel that all people, scadians, mundanes,
> pointy hats, common folk, etc. should all be treated with courtesy (I
> personally beleive that respect is something that is earned). It is for
> this very reason that I took offense at one of the postings that was very
> rude in tone, erroneous in certain areas and at times appeared to be an
> attempt to discredit His Highness, however incorrectly, simply because He
> is His Highness. However, the gentle later apologized for any harshness
> on his part so the matter basically ended there. However, I must agree
> with Lord Phillip Bell's assertion that a gentle correction is always
> preferrable to a rude or harsh one, regardless of the person's position.
> Finally, I  hope that Earl Syr Knarlic's posting was simply wise advice.
> I can guarantee that both His Highness and I have Our feet too firmly
> planted in reality and have accomplished too much in the mundane world to
> ever start forgetting who We really are. Quite honestly I will be quite
> happy when the subject of this list turns to other topics. The only
> reason why His Highness even used His title in His original posting was
> in response to Lord Kwellend's statement that the Crowns would not miss
> "one more fat old fighter". He was simply wanting the gentle to know that
> his presence would be missed by at least one Crown (more than likely
> both). It was also His hope that others would post similar messages of
> encouragement to Lord Kwellend.  I hope that this message does not spark
> a debate similar to the one generated by His Highness' postings.
> In service to Atlantia and Her people,
> HRH Arielle

You tell 'em, your highness...

Martin Lochner
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