Re: Results of Poll by Email No. 21
|From:||Eamon Graham <robertg@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, January 25, 2003, 17:18|
Peter Clark wrote:
> There was one particular gem, however, that I have saved for last. Roger
> Mill, who has toying with the Vice on and off again for well nigh 50 years,
> wrote to say how he was lured into linguistic perversion: "Age 13/14, most
> likely searching for sexual terms in an old encyclopedia. Instead of SEX I
> opened the page to Sanskrit. Or maybe in the P volume I got Philology by
> mistake.......All downhill from there."
That's our Roger! :D
> There you have it. Someday, too, your child might be innocently cruising the
> encyclopedia for smut and happen upon a life-long addiction to CONLANGING!
That will always be my dream. :)