Vladimir Nabokov

NABOKV-L post 0001128, Sun, 19 May 1996 11:26:21 -0700

Re: shamoes in ADA query (fwd)
EDITOR'S NOTE. In order to apply a tourniquet to the bloodletting over
the "one hump vs. two hump" issue, let the following stand as the final

As I have stated before, the syntax of my message may have been at
fault, and caused a misunderstanding. I did send an immediate
"correction" which you may not have received. I had
intended for my message to state that

a "dromadaire" has one hump
a "chameau" has two

Eric Roman
Computer Resource Consultant
English Dept
Welsh Building
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208