RE: Punctuation question

Subject: RE: Punctuation question
From: "Dori Green" <dgreen -at- associatedbrands -dot- com>
To: "Techwr-l" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 2 Nov 2007 09:38:25 -0400

I just received an e-mail from an STC chapter colleague where the
punctuation for salutation and signature did a great job of tying the
message together into a neat package:

Dori --

Blah blah blah

-- Sally

I like it, but will continue to use the colon for formal business and
bad news communications, as in:


You promised to get my furnace fixed two weeks ago. I have the
November rent payment ready and you will receive it as soon as I


For communications like that, a comma is just too friendly.

Dori Green


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