[r-t] Bobs only 5,039 Grandsire Triples

Don Morrison dfm at ringing.org
Wed Jul 31 11:03:23 UTC 2013

On Wed, Jul 31, 2013 at 6:15 AM, Alex Tatlow <alextatlow at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Cat amongst pigeons (or something along those lines).AWT.

Ah, thank you. And, of course, it all started off as a complaint about
the English usage in the peal's footnote! Anyway, I will reply further
over there.

Don Morrison <dfm at ringing.org>
"Mixed metaphor is perfectly logical, and not an aberration at all.
After all, metaphor is already a mixing of disparate agents...and so
mixed metaphor can be said to be the essence, the hypostasis, of
metaphor."             -- James Wood, _How Fiction Works_

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