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Re: Profile of a Conlanger, and another apology

From:Monkey God <bbetty@...>
Date:Friday, May 14, 1999, 15:47
At 05:24 PM 5/14/99 +0100, you wrote:
On Thu, 13 May 1999, Monkey God wrote:
"Irina Rempt wrote: "The concept "mental illness" is not operationally
definable across cultures.  [snip]

"I didn't write that; someone wrote it in response to me. And I'm probably
the one who should apologize for asking the question and using the term
"mental illness", not Sally; I'm not so conversant with modern American
culture that I know how to be politically correct, and I'm soffy if I have
offended anyone by being too blunt. Irina"

And I wasn't even a part of this discussion, so I have no idea why I'm
being quoted as having said that!

Monkey God
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