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Old 01-08-2019, 06:30 PM   #527
jason taylor
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Default Re: Exotic Governmental/Legal Systems

Originally Posted by Dalillama View Post
You could also add mobility by allowing entry in the derbhfine via matrilineal or patrilineal descent, allowing people to marry in and have their children and later descendants eligible.
Now that you mention it, yes.

As a compromise between faux-democratic ideals and faux-confucian the old ancestors are recorded in a side note to make sure no face is lost when a new lineage is joined. As a bonus the inferior lineage that has a royal marriage or adoption has that recorded in it's geneology to promote it's prestige.
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