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I forgot to include the royal "we."

Multiple personality is officially Dissociated PersonalityDisorder I  
think.  It's hard to keep up with the terminology. Anyway, aside from  
royals, a person referring to the self  as "we" has serious psychic  
cracks.

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On Jan 25, 2010, at 12:52 PM, Carrol Cox <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Diana Manister wrote:
>>
>> Dear CR:
>>
>> A speaker who refers to himself as "we" would be schizophrenic!
>
> Have you ever read Kenneth Burke? Marvelous incitedment to thought,
> whether he's right or worng in the particular book, essay, or page.  
> And
> he always refers to himself as we.
>
> And whatever he is, he isnot schizophrenic. And besides that illness  
> is
> NOT characterized by "split peronality."
>
> Carrol
>