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In section 2 we mentioned elaborating the purchase of a box of Kleenex. Since buy a box of Kleenex might be accomplished in a variety of ways we need to write something like


This is too simple, because it is sequential. I suppose the answer is that an event is realized by a subnarrative. If so one is tempted to the further complication of allowing events that result in many situations.

John McCarthy
Thu Apr 27 22:02:22 PDT 2000