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  •  Thanks for the explanation (1+ / 0-)
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    ER Doc

    I'll integrate your explanation into the wiki page for this chapter, when I get to set it up. I don't know much about the proper titles to use and I appreciate your correction! :)

    I still don't know how it was translated in the other translations, including the more recent ones... Puns are notoriously difficult to translate!

    •  Now, of course, when I look this up, I'm finding (1+ / 0-)
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      augustin

      instructions to refer to a bishop as "Your Excellency," and an alternate choice for an archbishop is "Your Grace." That is not, however, what I've been exposed to colloquially. Oh, well...

      -7.25, -6.26

      We are men of action; lies do not become us.

      by ER Doc on Mon Mar 18, 2013 at 04:16:39 AM PDT

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