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Unread 05-25-2020, 08:27 AM
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OK, version one it is!

Cally, thank you always for your encouragement.

Matt, thanks a lot of your detailed thoughts. I changed the article to "the proto-language" because you are right, and because this was something I had thought about before but for some reason "the" felt weird; but, no, it should be there. Given your and Andrew's thoughts on S4, I will fiddle with an alternative first sentence; there might be a way to change "construct," which does have heavy contemporary connotations as Andrew points out, and also incorporate the word-whim.

Everyone is a word-whim.
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