[LMB] Haut; Officers

mamandel at filker.org mamandel at filker.org
Fri, 21 Nov 2003 20:30:09 -0500 (EST)


Paula Gillis <kuvwgillis at yahoo.com> wrote:

>  And then there are the ba servants -- "bas," pronounced ba, is "low"
> in French.
>
>  Is there a connection? Is that question answered in a FAQ somewhere?

I asked Lois. She said she hadn't intended any.

I feel that that answer leaves me free to say that either
 a. her subconscious (or her Muse) meant it, or
 b. her characters had a Better Idea.

-- Dr. Whom, Consulting Linguist, Grammarian, Orthoepist, and
   Philological Busybody
   a.k.a. Mark A. Mandel