>Meldekophobes will distrust it if it originates in the West;
Just like Cato "Carthago delenda est" the Elder agitated to drop the Roman script because of its Phoenician ancestry, eh?
If the West does indeed use an alphabetic script, a Heortling adoption of it doesn't have to have a strong resemblance to the original, not does anyone have to remember its origin.
Keith Nellist wrote
>What bugs me is that we Malkioni have a perfectly good number system, with
>zeroes, and decimals etc and you Heortlings come along and count to 20 and
>then mush it all up with your stupid WWWWW's
Wow, this ought to be the case somewhere in Glorantha! (I actually suspect some place further removed from the decimal-crazy Dara Happans, like Fonrit or the early Agimori empires.)
David Dunham dunham_at_pensee.com
Glorantha/HW/RQ page: http://www.pensee.com/dunham/glorantha.html Imagination is more important than knowledge. -- Albert Einstein
End of The Glorantha Digest V8 #99
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