>>>Maybe:
>>>
>>>  f<Array>['rich']
>>>  f.<Person>[firstname]
>>>
>>>It's ugly enough to discourage its use, but it also calls 
>>to mind the

I missed what this syntax (and the other proposals) is supposed to 
accomplish and the threading in this topic thread is wonky enough so 
that I can't find the parent messages.  Could someone fill me in.

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-- Jim Weirich    jim / weirichhouse.org     http://onestepback.org
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