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Old August 12th 15, 18:27   #28
Lennier's Tears
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Re: EpDis: The War Prayer

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Originally Posted by Wulf View Post
>Centauri marrying for love

Having just read the Legions of Fire series which deals with the Centauri between the end of the show and the.... things that deal with Centauri for two decades after the show, they went into it a smidge.

Basically it's the same as monarchies in the past. The higher you go in society the less choice you have. You're free to marry for love if your family doesn't need the power that would be gained. The woman is rarely consulted in a meaningful manner.
Thanks, that makes sense. It's exactly what I would have expected.
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