mjj (flemmings) wrote,

You know you've been on the Net too long when...

...you open up Word and look at the blank screen, wondering why your homepage document isn't loading.

(Daisan no Teikoku grows on one. Bar the time spent looking for kanji that don't exist because they're hanzi, and words that don't exist because they're names: the last of which is a chronic pitfall for the beginning Chinese learner. And also this weird quite Japanese thing- 條- which I finally discover, thanks to H&S, is a variant reading of 条. IME has it, H&S has it, but Nelson's doesn't: not in the index. I should have crawled upstairs to consult H&S instead of looking in vain for twenty minutes under ninben radicals in the wordtank and Nelson's, pfui.)
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