Good day for authors

Roger Burton West roger at
Wed Aug 17 19:33:00 EDT 2005

On Wed, Aug 17, 2005 at 06:48:38PM +0200, liril at wrote:
>So the Word
>"Donaudampfschiffkapti?nsm?tze" is too long and wouldn't really be used but
>its gramatically correct and means cap of the captain of a steamship crusing
>the Donau (that might be the example Mark Twain was poking fun at).

As I understand it, the last of them retired a few years ago and so this
word is no longer in official use. (This seems to me a pity.)


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