Shadowdancers

Sally Odgers sodgers at tassie.net.au
Thu Aug 7 12:13:49 EDT 2003


. My personal bugbear is the use of "thinks"
> to describe what authors write. It makes me dig my pen into the margin of
> an essay.

Ah, Robyn - how do you fancy the popular construction; "John thought to
himself"?

I often wonder who else he might be thinking it to... are all these folk who
think to themselves telepathic, do you think? So they might be thinking it
to someone else?

Sallyo-the-increasingly-intolerant.


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