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ars longa, vita brevis (was: RE: Ebisedian, or takrem e Teoh (earth to Teoh) :)

From:And Rosta <a.rosta@...>
Date:Monday, March 10, 2003, 22:17
> Sally Caves scripsit: > > > Heh heh... And the problem, as you've probably found out, is that because > > you have LIFE and its obligations, there is just wayyyyy too LITTLE time to > > develop your conlang. Which is also life. Although I've got to admit, > > you've done wonders with Ebisedian. Lives within lives > > As JRRT said in "A Secret Vice", the construction of languages is an art > for which life is too short
Can anyone remember how old he was when he wrote that essay? I still nurse hopes of completing Livagian, but the feeling that life is too short does weigh heavy on the shoulders. --And.


John Cowan <jcowan@...>ars longa, vita brevis (was: RE: Ebisedian,