Question: "High" concepts in Fantasy

HSchinske at aol.com HSchinske at aol.com
Sun Mar 2 19:22:02 EST 2003


In a message dated 3/2/2003 2:45:41 PM Pacific Standard Time, Jon Noble <
jon_p_noble at yahoo.com> writes:


> Good idea, we could start this at 1 point for the
> occasional "thou" up to five points for heavily
> formal, deliberately archaic language throughout plus
> Miltonic Inversions, and any other linguistic tricks
> that infest the genre.
> 

Do we get to take off points again if characters also say "Okay" and such, or 
does that make matters worse?

I just found an "Okay" in _Beauty_ by Robin McKinley. 

Helen Schinske
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