John Cowan cowan at
Mon Sep 29 23:58:05 CEST 2008

Michael Everson scripsit:

> You've offered no credible substitute.

I have no Cornish.

> I, to my credit, proposed two schemes which will treat all of the  
> orthographies equally (in itself important as you well know).   

Equality in the sense that every variety should be equally supported
is important; equality in subtag origin is not.

> kw-unyes
> kw-amendys
> kw-kemmyn
> then you get
> kw-standard

I take it you mean that _standard_ is the Standard Cornish word for

Is a chair finely made tragic or comic? Is the          John Cowan
portrait of Mona Lisa good if I desire to see           cowan at
it? Is the bust of Sir Philip Crampton lyrical,
epical or dramatic?  If a man hacking in fury
at a block of wood make there an image of a cow,
is that image a work of art? If not, why not?               --Stephen Dedalus

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