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> Some people think the number 5 is yellow. This is a sign of
> synaesthesia, a mental crossing over of the senses, which in
> the case of
> words seems to add dimensions of meaning that not everyone shares.
Do you realize that 5 can neither be yellow nor not yellow because there are
no physical representations of numbers or colors? Numbers are symbols and
colors are perceptions, but neither are things.
> So. It isn't a chart, it is an X,Y graph. If you didn't learn that
> along the way, it isn't to late to do so now.
When I wrote "chart," I visualized a graph. I got preoccupied envisioning
employees driving up a winding road to a learn a new job. Hey, at least I
corrected "their" with "they're."
> Very happy, but then I have been all day anyway, but thanks
> for asking.
> And how are you?
Oh, crappy. Client's not paying me, kitties are mad because I had them
fixed today, chickens are tearing up my yard so I can't plant my vegetables
without putting up a fence that I don't feel like doing, but it's just a
perceptual crappiness because overall, things are great. I think I feel
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