Date: Sat, 25 May 1996 11:22:26 -0400
From: "M. Lynne Murphy" 104LYN[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MUSE.ARTS.WITS.AC.ZA
Subject: Re: "I was about to say"
like terry irons, my initial reaction to "(as) i was about to say..."
is that it's sort of a reprimand for an interruption.