[LMB] Re: While we're making suggestions... (repost)

Mark A Mandel mam at theworld.com
Fri, 28 Dec 2001 16:45:01 -0500

	[Elaine W]
#> #Oh and Hello folks...after a looooong looong break (so long I shall start
#> #afresh here) I have returned, having finally completed my PhD thesis.

	[Mark M]
#> Mazel Tov!
#> (Bin there, dun that... seven flinkin' years! I hope yours went by
#> faster.)

	[Dave K]
#Can I cry now, since I'm about to embark on mine?

Take this advice from my high school AP English teacher and subsequent
lifelong dear friend: A dissertation is never finished, it is

I.e., you finally realize you'll never get it perfect and you have to
get it IN and get on with your life.

Keep this in mind as you go along.

-- Mark A. Mandel, Ph.D. (Linguistics, UC Berkeley, 1981)