From: "Andrew Bollen"
Subject: Re: (urth) Typhon's scene - (sorry - last time) Date: Tue, 7 Jan 2003 03:21:56 +1100 Matthew wrote: > > On 06/01/2003 13:56:24 maa32 wrote: > > >Roy has a very fixed idea of the Typhon scene in mind - and I admit I am > >guilty (all the time) of paraphrasing. > > Which is unfortunate, the more so for those who might read posts without > the text at hand. > > > Even in quotes. > > But that is unforgivable. To do so is duplicitous. > > > Matthew That's a bit harsh. Marc's paraphrase includes some paraphrased reported speech, so he puts it in quotes. It's not like he's faking up a reference or something. Maybe it'd be helpful if he flagged it as a paraphrase, but it's not that big a deal, I think. --