CHAT illuminati (was: Back again)
|From:||Ray Brown <ray.brown@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, September 10, 2003, 5:15|
On Tuesday, September 9, 2003, at 06:30 , J Y S Czhang wrote:
> In a message dated 2003:09:09 04:25:26 AM, romilly@EGL.NET quotes me &
>> [ . . . ] IMHO You, John Cowan, Padraic
>>>> Brown, Herman Miller and Roger Milly are the 5 Wisemen/Scholars of
>> the Conlang
>>>> List (for some odd reason, the metaphor of fingers of a "Hidden Hand"
>> come to mind) ... so - at least for me - you have been missed...
>> Find 2 more, and we can have the "Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove".
> Hmm, ... Dirk E. and Christophe G. mayhaps...
Sort of flattered to be called an illuminatus by some of you - and thanks
Dirk E. - yes indeed, I have long been an admirer of his Tepa:
est quam ego.
And Gristopher G., the erudite Norman - why not?
But while I've heard of the Seven Sages of the ancient Greeks, I know not
the 'Bamboo Grove'. I seek illumination. Who are the sages and which one