Re: [SCA-JML] Re: address and reference
- Kass McGann wrote:
> Me too, but I sign my correspondence "Aoi" and it seems people don'tThat's probably because of the Western business convention that you sign
> realize that they're not supposed to call me that.
your name the way you expect the person to refer to you. In my
correspondence with strangers I invariably sign "A.J. Bryant" or "Anthony
J. Bryant" -- and they have to therefore reply "Mr. Bryant." If I sign it
"Tony" -- we're now on a first name basis.
>Hmmm. I've just realized there's a gap in my Japanese vocabulary. What's
> I realize I'm opening myself up to ridicule here, but some people in
> my Barony have (WITHOUT permission) taken to calling me just "Fuji".
> One day someone decided to "formalize" it and called me "Fuji-san".
the proper Japanese term for "bitch-slap," I wonder.
> <sigh> Gaijin...