On Sunday 24 October 2004 15:54, Shashank Date wrote:
> Simon Strandgaard wrote:
> > Is this a good or a bad proposal?
>
> I will vote for it. May I propose aliasing left and right to first and
> last?


I have submitted this RCR here.. (and I have mentioned you idea)
http://rcrchive.net/rcr/RCR/RCR283



On IRC, Florian Gross suggested to add #first= and #last=,
that works this way:

"string".last="foo"   #=>  "strfoo"

It seems as a good idea. 

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Simon Strandgaard