On 10 Feb 2012 at 17:43, Dennis King wrote:
> > The "phi" marks the beginning of a piece of ordinary verse, and the
> > "r" marks out a piece of "rosc / retoiric" (the cadenced,
> > alliterative chants which are often obscure -- or deliberately
> > "obscurantized"). I don't know why the "phi" sign specifically was
> > chosen.
I don't remember whether that possibility was already suggested in
the discussion of 2006, but what about: