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On Sun, Oct 21, 2012 at 3:12 PM, Anthony Miles <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Has anyone suggested "ferries" from "feral" and maybe also "fairy"? That
> way, you're implying that the werewolves are uncivilized savages, the
> descendents of domestic dogs, possibly sexually deviant, fickle, and wimps.
> Yes, I know that isn't necessarily internally consistent, but that's
> typical of racist descriptions of the Other.
>

Presumably, she's creating a conlang, so puns like these won't necessarily
work.  If we were to talk about this for a modern fantasy in an alternate
version of the real world, it might work -- though I really wouldn't
characterize your standard werewolf as "fairy" or as a wimp.