…on. This is the rule for all, if we wish to be ’in’ or successful today. And we know it. I know it. They even had to stop using live stenographers in Parliament some years ago, because the pace of speech had speeded up so much only during the last generation, it eventually went too fast to follow. They use recordings, these days. And so, some call us sick folks ’canaries’, one of our societies’ s…
Hi Noni, Thank you for following me and reading so many of my stories. This excerpt reminds me of when I was studying court reporting. I was pretty good at keeping up with televised Watergate trials:) - that slow southern drawl, but I never got good enough to pass the test. I ended up selling the steno machine I had and let my toddler play with the long strips of paper - that was a lot of fun.
Did you ever hear Trevor Noah's stand up about what he would name his daughter if he ever has one? know-what-I mean - say it fast, compress it - Noni:)