On Tue, 22 Jul 2014, Paul Wakfer wrote:
> On 14-07-22 08:21 PM, Cary Conyers wrote:
> > Too busy to type “Kitty and I”, instead of ” I and Kitty” ?
> I am never too busy for social philosophy/psychology responses. This is
> a conscious change that both I and Kitty made several years back after
> seeing a highly English fluent, but non-native speaker (my Live120Plus
> Associate and friend Olafur) writing this way when including himself
> with his twin Egill. After thinking about it, we decided that since the
> “I” was logically and rationally more important than the “other”, it
> should be put first rather than secondary to the other. So this has now
> become part of our rebellion against the altruistic approach so
> prevalent in our culture and is the way that we purposefully do it every
> time now.
> –Paul Wakfer
So you have a problem with the basic English rule of
“I gives,me gets”?
The World Trade Center towers MUST rise again,
at least as tall as before…or terror has triumphed.