I hate this idea. I have absolutely no desire to be represented after Iím gone by some sad Coat of Arms on a dusty banner. And I donít believe that any of the ones we have lost would want to be remembered that way. I had always hoped someone would take up Cragís Histories and carry on with them.
On Nov 18, 2013, at 9:28 PM, Ted Eisenstein <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Second is actually serious. One question in the survey asked if we'd
>> like to have memorial shields for anyone or any group that is no longer
>> with us.
>> I think we should do something like this. Pavel is not the only one we
>> should remember like we did at Pennsic, in my opinion. Furthermore, I
>> would be happy to help make this happen.
>> What do you all think?
> Good idea for people. Groups, though? Are we talking cantons, shires,
> and baronies? Guilds? Households? Loose conglomerations of people who
> kept together for two months and then disappeared? Couples who headed
> households but got divorced, each taking half the household?
> People is easier. Much easier. Who's going to volunteer to keep the
> list of those who have departed?
> Alban, suddenly hip deep in the morass at the end of Memory Lane