Utterly OT: origin of a phrase?

Otter Perry ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com
Wed Jun 15 17:37:36 EDT 2005


On Wednesday, June 15, 2005, at 01:13 PM, Irina Rempt wrote:

> On Wednesday 15 June 2005 20:40, Colin Fine wrote:
>
>> The idea surfaces also in David Lindsay's "A Voyage to Arcturus",
>> where there are two more primary colours, 'jale' and 'ulfire' (IIRC).
>> I think there are two sets of primary colours, and red is in both
>> sets.
>
> And in a Star Trek novel I forget the title of, possibly by Diane 
> Duane,
> in which the Klingons don't see red but do see two distinct colours in
> what we call ultraviolet: amarklor and kalish.

Not to mention octarine on the Discworld.

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