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  •  I'm fond of that Heinlein book myself :D (1+ / 0-)
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    mettle fatigue

    and I do particularly like his construction of group marriages, clan marriages, line marriages and so forth.

    There's certainly no inherent reason why two or more women married to the same man must automatically be enemies; it just becomes very likely when other societal factors set up the marriage, and the property rights therein, as a zero-sum game.  Different societal setup would create different dynamics.

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