"And passion, carminative as wine..."

				-- Aldous Huxley, CROME YELLOW

Such, such are the dangers of feeeeeling a word instead of looking up its

Jill Weber

In a message dated Thu, 12 Jul 2001 12:29:11 EDT 
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Well, since I never heard of the word before, I thought he might be playing 
with the word "carbon" and how I pictured the clerk is as a heavy, colorless 
man - a definition in part of carbon dioxide.