Date: Thu, 14 Mar 1996 11:50:25 -0800 From: David Robertson Subject: Re: Boundaries of 'next' and 'last' That's thought - provoking. I now realize that for as long as I can remember, I've been very aware of the confusion possible in the use of each of these words. And possibly in my case it's also due to dialect confusion, i.e. between my mother's NW Montana and my father's E Washington speech. Dave