Date: Sun, 26 Oct 1997 14:12:51 -0500

From: Elizabeth Gibbens gibbens[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]EROLS.COM

Subject: "Able to Earn"

Dear All--

Would anyone who is well-versed in terms of property and commercial law

please explain the meaning and derivation of this phrase--"able to earn"?

If you aren't sure, would you direct me to print or Internet sources that

would be helpful? I'd appreciate it.

Elizabeth Gibbens