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    Re: Northing correction to Noon longitudes.
    From: Peter Fogg
    Date: 2005 Jun 8, 08:52 +1000

    George opines:
    > Finally, there's a curious comment, as follows-
    > "By the way, perhaps George could consider addressing people in the second
    > person. Thanks in advance."
    > Can any list member, perhaps Frank himself, kindly explain what he is on
    > about here? Otherwise, that request is completely lost on me.
    
    1st person: I, me
    2nd person: you, thou
    3rd person: him, her, it, they, them, etc
    
    Here is an example of the 2nd person in use: 'You have a wonderful ability
    to either be very clever or very obtuse or very deaf, depending on what
    suits at the time.'
    
    Here is an example of the 3rd person in use: 'George has a wonderful ability
    to either be very clever or very obtuse or very deaf, depending on what
    suits at the time.'
    
    Perhaps I should point out to Frank, who may have a different background,
    that in the world of British academia, from where George apparently hails,
    it is considered inappropriate to use anything other than the 3rd person for
    most academic purposes.
    
    
    

       
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