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Book Information: Eye for a What?, an

Eye for a What?, an (1957) [Short Story]
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An alien race knows as “gorgons” demand that humans come up with a fitting punishment for one of its kind, for having eaten the Commandant’s wife’s lemon meringue pie during an official banquet.

First published in Galaxy, March 1957.

Original title: An Eye for a What?
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionScience FictionHumorous, Parody and Comedy
FictionScience FictionAlien BeingsInterspecies Relations

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Future in Question, the (1980) [Anthology]
      Authors: Arthur C. Clarke , Alfred Bester , Isaac Asimov , Frederik Pohl , James Blish , James Tiptree, Jr. , Damon Knight , Robert Sheckley , Robert Silverberg , Theodore Sturgeon , Kate Wilhelm , Ron Goulart , William Tenn , John W. Campbell , Mark Clifton , Edmond Hamilton

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