En réponse à John Cowan <[log in to unmask]>:

> In truth, Indo-Aryan is the center, and the European part of
> Indo-European
> is the periphery.  The I-E languages would be impoverished indeed
> if the Asian languages in it did not exist; we would probably never
> have
> discovered I-E as a language.

I was talking about our perception of us Westerners. Our mind is centered
around a Greco-Latino-Germanic center, and everything out of it is delightfully
refreshing for us. Your remark only proves my point :))) .


Take your life as a movie: do not let anybody else play the leading role.