Posted by Thanks ESC. Appreciate your information. I want to use the comments made re: Catch-22 in my book. Would appreciate the author contacting me so I can get the quote correctly worded and list proper credit in the endnotes. Sure love this place. Tip my hat to G. Martin. Donna on November 22, 2003
In Reply to: Re: Catch-22 (Mr. Briggs) (ESC) posted by ESC on November 22, 2003
: : : : I have been informed that a Mr. Briggs has a wonderful definition re: Catch-22. I wish to email with him and perhaps quote him in a book. Anyone aware of which Mr. Briggs I am speaking about, please notify me as to how I may email him, or please provide him my email address. Thanks, Donna email@example.com
: : : He'll be along shortly.
: : Dear ESC,
: : My researcher has just informed me that I am to look for ESC, not Mr. Briggs, she mixed the two of you up, sorry. I came on here to make the correction, and found that you have posted. Please email me so I can explain to you my interest in having your quote. Thank you very much. By the way, all of you, this is a wonderful place you have here, a wealth of information! Thanks, Donna
: I wish I could claim credit for the new information on Catch 22. But the original research was by Mr. Briggs. I reposted it from the archives when we had the question come up again. (See link below.) The information that I posted was from a book about book titles. (The Phrase Finder site is the brainchild of Gary Martin. He lets us come here and play.) ESC