At 19:47 -0400 2004-07-16, Peter T. Daniels wrote:

>Michael: you made it your business to be nothing but insulting for
>several days at the beginning of this week.

I did not try to insult you. I did try to point out to you that
making accusations about Unicode "distorting" "your" definitions was

>When I then posted the material that you claimed to be unable to
>locate yourself,

Incorrect. I challenged you to back up your accusation with facts,
and you refused to do so. Others did so, and since you did not, I
informed the forum that I would deal with the "accusations" when I
had leisure to do so.

>which demonstrated that my assertions were completely correct, you
>fell totally silent.

I will get to it when I can. I am currently involved doing something else.

>You now reemerge to do nothing but complain once again.

Good gods, man, you asked Suzanne whether she had started out as an
English major. If that isn't condescending and insulting, well, I
can't imagine what it was.

>I, however, answer every one of Suzanne's questions, and she answers
>very few of mine;

Try asking them civilly.

>and she continues to manifest that she does not understand the answers,

That may well be the case. Her attempts to "equate" Gurmukhi with
Ethiopic are indeed puzzling.

>and continues to inject questions that have no evident connection
>with the material to which she appends them.
>This is, to say the least, frustrating. I am expressing frustration.

Try not to do so ad feminam.
Michael Everson * * Everson Typography * *