That was an awfully long message you sent to the AFRIK-IT list
on the off-chance that a subset of a subset of its members might
A more considerate way to go about it would have been to send your
introductory note and ask those interested to reply asking for the
I don't have to pay big amounts of money to download my mail, like
some people on the list do, and I didn't like getting something
that long unsolicited.