situation (was: issues; the X from Hell)

Jim Parish jparish at SIUE.EDU
Tue Dec 12 23:11:57 UTC 2006

Mark A. Mandel wrote (of the special use of "situation"):

> It's used in C. J. Cherryh's Chanur trilogy (1984-1986).

Usually, as I recall, with a capital "S".

Jim Parish

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