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Old 09-25-2017, 08:41 AM   #6
fifiste
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Estonia
Default Re: historically becoming landed as a small fry

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Originally Posted by malloyd View Post
By and large if you have money and want to be a farmer, somebody will sell you the right to do so, but you may not necessarily "own" the land you will be farming for the rest of your life, and you probably *will* need to enter into a long-term social relationship, whether that's an oath of fealty or just proving to the other villagers you can be trusted to be a decent neighbor.
Sounds about right and is very suitable for gaming purposes also.
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