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--- Peter Bleackley
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> Staving Dirk Elzinga:
> >On Monday, January 12, 2004, at 01:58  PM,
> Gary Shannon wrote:
> >
> >>
> >>
> >>I guessing it will either be about Spinoza,
> the proper
> >>pronunciation of the silent 'e', or Darmok
> and Jalad
> >>at Tanagra.
> >
> >Temba, his arms wide.
> >Mirab, his sails unfurled.
> Star Trek, its language implausible.

Perhaps the actual form, but we (certainly in
English) speak in such metafores all the time.
That's certainly not implausible! [Me, in the
lions den again.]

Padraic.


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la cieurgeourea provoer mal trasfu ast meiyoer ke 'l andrext ben trasfu.


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