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Old Sep 18 2008, 12:35 AM   #24
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Default Re: The Anne McCaffrey interview from SFR #44 of Fall 1982

Originally Posted by Spaceman Spiff View Post
Wowee, what a treat! Thanks Hans! One thing that confused me though is the time setting she put for the 9th Pass, 3700 AD. With 2500 years of Pern history, wouldn't that mean they landed there 807 years ago?
I think Anne meant 3700 years after landing on Pern, and not in reference to our time. Even then of course it's wrong, but as Hans said she was trying to grab a number from memory.
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