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From: "Heather Figueroa" <>
Subject: Re: Jamaican records
Date: Mon, 2 Apr 2001 22:21:18 -0400
References: <email@example.com> <3AC8AC53.58D00410@bellatlantic.net>
As one of the first to 'jump on you' for what I assumed was your not
using the search function, I commend you for having the class to
apologize. It takes a 'real person' to do so. I thank you and I am
sure the rest of the group does as well.
Now.....all is forgotten and I hope you truly find someone you are
searching for on Pat's site.
> I clearly owe an apology to all and sundry, and I hereby tender it.
> I did not use the search, as it seemed reasonable (to me) that with
> closed and open areas an "open" search would only lead me to "open"
> areas. I didn't mean to be rude, I guess I've gotten fed up with
> the advertising I see on these groups and mistakenly assumed that
> was more of the same. Partly it is the frustration of never seeming
> find anything new. I know that the records are fragmentary, and I
> I have most of what is publicly available already, but I keep hoping
> find SOMETHING, but seem to always come up empty handed.
> I will take the suggestion, and, red faced, try searching. I will
> (feebly) defend my bookstore analogy, only on my incorrect
> the scope of the search function. I certainly wasn't asking to see
> data, just to verify it's existence.
> Again, I apologize.