On 29/01/13 22:02, John P. McCaskey wrote:
> TEI says a line break neither terminates nor separates but instead
> starts a line. That's different. And also, if it starts a line and
> that's the only line there is, what exactly broke?
As I recall it, the decisive argument for equating <lb/> with line-begin
rather than line-break was by analogy with <pb/>. If <pb> is used to
supply a page number, you want to know the number of the page you're
about to start reading, not the one you've just finished. Is what was
said at the time.