the curate's egg was [DWJ] Best Of.

Paul Andinach pandinac at
Sat Jan 28 01:42:46 EST 2006

On Fri, 27 Jan 2006, Otter Perry wrote:

> You know the definition of a pedant, right?  Pedants make
> distinctions you do not think important.

No, no, that's hair-splitters.

(I am myself both a pedant and a hair-splitter, but I don't usually
insist on the distinction, since it is of interest only to other
pedants and hair-splitters.)

"Hold fast to the one noble thing."

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