It’s in the Genes

“Is this new arrival destined to take on the roistering tendencies of his Viking ancestors, the dour fatalism of his grandfather’s West Highland forebears, the mercantile instincts of Scots traders on his grandmother’s side, his mother’s New Zealand family, his father’s literary inheritance, or that trace of blue blood which goes back to the Norman Conquest?”

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