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Re: Assault on language

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  • louise
    ... I hope so too. Not that I do dislike modernity, though. Maybe I will be able to explain that too, when I have had sufficient time to recover. ... Yes, I
    Message 1 of 31 , Aug 3, 2009
      --- In existlist@yahoogroups.com, "jimstuart51" <jjimstuart1@...> wrote:
      >
      > Louise,
      >
      > Hopefully at some point you will be able to articulate your
      > objections to feminism. As you suggest, perhaps they are connected to
      > your dislike of modernity.

      I hope so too. Not that I do dislike modernity, though. Maybe I will be able to explain that too, when I have had sufficient time to recover.

      >
      > As for the "silent, obedient child", did you never hear the
      > saying "Children should be seen and not heard"? That was an idea that
      > was still current when I was a child in the fifties and early sixties.

      Yes, I have heard the saying, though not in connection with feminism. Is there a connection? L.

      >
      > Jim
      >
    • louise
      ... I hope so too. Not that I do dislike modernity, though. Maybe I will be able to explain that too, when I have had sufficient time to recover. ... Yes, I
      Message 31 of 31 , Aug 3, 2009
        --- In existlist@yahoogroups.com, "jimstuart51" <jjimstuart1@...> wrote:
        >
        > Louise,
        >
        > Hopefully at some point you will be able to articulate your
        > objections to feminism. As you suggest, perhaps they are connected to
        > your dislike of modernity.

        I hope so too. Not that I do dislike modernity, though. Maybe I will be able to explain that too, when I have had sufficient time to recover.

        >
        > As for the "silent, obedient child", did you never hear the
        > saying "Children should be seen and not heard"? That was an idea that
        > was still current when I was a child in the fifties and early sixties.

        Yes, I have heard the saying, though not in connection with feminism. Is there a connection? L.

        >
        > Jim
        >
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