Notes: Love of words

Wednesday 9 November 2011, 8.14am HKT

Knacker’s Log, undated, prob. 2009

Then: People who love words and wordplay go do literature.

Now: People who say they love words etc go STUDY linguistics.

What the hell happened? Something’s definitely wrong here.

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2 Responses to “Notes: Love of words”

  1. Ed Hurst said

    The appetite for reading has died with the proliferation of cheaply mass produced music, videos, etc. There is nothing left for reading to stimulate in modern society.


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