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Re: Phaleran Update: Arkhilokhos' _A Poet's Shield_

From:John Cowan <cowan@...>
Date:Sunday, December 16, 2001, 5:14
Thomas R. Wier scripsit:

> the term "honorific" implies for me a high level of politeness,
I understand "honorific" to mean a verbal *label* indicating a high level of politeness: "Sir" (by itself, not as a title) is an honorific. -- John Cowan Please leave your values | Check your assumptions. In fact, at the front desk. | check your assumptions at the door. --sign in Paris hotel | --Miles Vorkosigan