New member intro, and FW: Unable to deliver your message (saith yahoo and its diabolical daemon)
- Salvete, omnes!
I have included below the text of a message I attempted to send to this
site earlier. It bounced, and last night the website wouldn't accept my
"comment" message as it was in HTML, a language completely unknown to
computers (sure, an' QDM doesn't know a hamata from a segmentata. . .).
As a classicist who has done some research on ancient civilian dress and
lectured on that topic, I may be able to reinstate the fashion show if the
sisters Amt are otherwise engaged, as they seemed to be this year.
From: Flavia Tullia <flavia@...>
Date: July 1, 2004 3:48 PM
Subject: attempt to join; initial failure
This will be short, as I don't know whether it will go through. I
attempted to join last night, but the machine wouldn't accept the 'comment'
portion, as it was in HTML. Sorry, machine, but I have no control over what
my Mac does--all other yahoo sites, and the Album Civium mail feature,
accept my computer's doings.
As a classicist, a socia of Legio XX and Legio XXIV, a citizen of Nova
Roma, member of the Sodalitas Militarium, etc., and occasional lecturer on
Greek and Roman historical fashion, I am interested in participating in
planning the lovely Roman Days, with which I fell in love last year (despite