[LMB] OT: its a sign... Grammatical grievance note

Phil Boswell phil.boswell at gmail.com
Sat Aug 25 21:26:42 BST 2007


On 17/08/07, Paula Lieberman <paal at gis.net> wrote:
> From: "Samantha Banker" <sbanker1 at cox.net>
> >>>> what signpost ever  showed you that you were older/younger than you
> >>>>  thought?
> > Maybe not older than I thought, but a feeling of "it can't have been
> > that long!"  This happened when I saw the 15 year anniversary edition of
> > Cherryh's Foreigner at the bookstore.  It doesn't feel like it's been
> > that long since I found the book on the shelf of the library.
> I've never been able to get into the Foreigner books....

Whereas I loved the few I was able to get my hands on. How many are
they now? They seem to multiply every time I take my eyes off
them...sadly the Library are becoming proof against my pleading and
cajoling :-(
-- 
Phil



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