Nit: please don't user "it's" unless you can substitute "it is" without changing your inteded meaning.

Fuzzyman fuzzyman at
Wed Jan 18 14:34:29 CET 2006

BartlebyScrivener wrote:
> "The pronominal possessives hers, its, theirs, yours, and oneself have
> no apostrophe."
> Strunk & White, The Elements of Style. Section II.1
> The Elements is a classic masterpiece of concision and lucidity, unlike
> Eats, Shoots, Sells Books, and Leaves.

Which is however eminently more readable, except perhaps for the
overlong introduction...

All the best,


> rpd

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