Re: Clarification

Gary Blanchard (
Wed, 12 Jun 1996 08:36:06 -0700

Dear Alessandra-

Thanks for your sensitive and understanding response. I feel it
clarifies my understanding of your intentions, and look forward to more
conversations with you as well. Obviously, you are quite a lady.

Best wishes. Sincerely, Gary

>Alessandra Iantaffi wrote:
> Dear Gary (and other interested list members),
> sorry to have given you the wrong impression with my last post. I did not
> mean to be judgemental or righteous, but it seemed I have come across
> that way, pity! I don't think it would be constructive to reply to each
> of your points, we will probably only get entagled with more
> misunderstandings. I think it is very difficult to convey, via e-mail,
> the tone with which some remarks are made, and we can only accept those
> limits that come form the electronoc mean of communication. Many remarks
> from my last post were ironic, but I agree that they might have seemed
> otherwise. The appreciative remark, although, was sincere. I do think
> that you have started many interesting threads on this list, and that
> your reflections are usually thought provoking. I hope that you will
> consider my last post as a reaction to your previous post, and not to you
> as a person, because this is how it had been intended when I wrote it. I
> am looking forward to your future contributions, even if I might disagree
> with them...
> Sincerely,
> Alessandra