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Re: Where we're from/Denmark
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Re: Where we're from/Denmark
- From: Chris McAfee <Chris_McAfee@BYU.EDU>
- Date: Fri, 7 May 1999 09:06:17 -0600
- Message-Id: <199905071509.IAA18174@palimpsest.Stanford.EDU>
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OK. So who's the person from Denmark (Hvem er du)? I lived in Denmark at
one time and learned the language pretty well but I now have a difficult
time when talking with Danish friends talking about what I do. I'd like to
know how to say such things as "bookbinding" paa dansk. You can respond
directly to me at <Chris_McAfee@byu.edu>.
Harold B. Lee Library
Brigham Young University
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"Computers don't smell, Rupert."
"...Smell is the most powerful trigger
to the memory there is. A certain
flower or a whiff of smoke can bring
up experiences long forgotten. Books
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gained from a computer has no texture,
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gone. If it's to last, then the getting
of knowledge should be tangible. It
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