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Fri Sep 3 12:49:52 EDT 2010
> 2010/9/3 Rebecca Fiebrink <fiebrink at princeton.edu>
>> OR, because it's chuck and therefore more fun than your average language:
> Ok, that's it.
> Let's have "probably" and "perhaps" at 75% and 25% as well. Everyone loves
> "maybe" so much, we might as well have more of it.
> Does English have single words describing indeterminate times and/or
> durations that aren't already reserved or would be confusing? We talk about
> "in a bit" or "in a while" but those sound like they would be cause for
> confusion. "soon" might be a good one?
I like this. Maybe soon as a keyword and later as a function?
soon => now;
Std.later(dur max) => now;
Std.later(dur min, dur max) => now;
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