On Mon, 9 Dec 1996, Pamela Highet wrote:
> At 08:34 AM 9/12/96 -0800, the Beat Queen wrote:
> >> > Pamela,
> > At the back of my Random House Dictionary there is a list of
> >given names for men and women; it claims that the name Pamela is....
> >I'd better quote here,"an invented name". Why dont you just invent a
> >Gaelic looking form of Pamela?
> Well Bette. You have all these wonderful names, it's easy for you to talk!
> If I can't get a Gaelic form of "Pamela" I'd rather "invent" something else.
I didn't write this! I didn't write this! I can't remember who did, but
the Beat Queen would _never_ suggest that you ignore the opportunity to do
an inspired and completely poetic interpretation of your name!
("Invented" is NOT the same as "Inspired!") I have been attempting
inspiration concerning your name for two days, because I was hoping that I
could get another "GOOD FORM, BETTE" message from you.
Still about six years old,