> Anyway, men... / rydia.net pointed out the ambiguity that would create
> with respect to parsing an arbitrary expression vs. the ancestor
> declaration syntax (Sub < Super).

As I pointed out, there really isn't an ambiguity. BUT that doesn't
mean it's neccessarily nice for the human. Seeing 'class X', one is
inclined to think X is the class, and not normally be concerned whether
X is already defined and thus should evaluated instead.

T.