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Fri Oct 2 23:50:14 BST 2015
At 05:49 PM 10/2/2015, Lois McMaster Bujold wrote:
>I have lately been serving up the word "batman", meaning an
>officer's servant, with a circumflex in the archaic manner, in part
>because I'm afraid modern audiences will think it's the comic-book hero.
>Is this more distracting than just the plain, unadorned word? Should
>I switch back...?
I would. The comic-book hero is capitalized. Lower case, it's an
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