Date: Mon, 6 Jun 1994 20:53:48 -0500 From: mftcf[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UXA.ECN.BGU.EDU Subject: Re: Words of the Year Allan wanted to know why literary types were so fussy. No answer here, but another example: when I first taught fresh comp at Millikin U, I hd a young colleague who was a poet by vocation, hung out with James Merrill. This guy would scream about the corrupt use of language. "I hate my students," he would say. Tim Frazer