Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: RARA-AVIS Digest V4 #235

Date: 26 Apr 2002

In a message dated 4/26/02 1:19:50 PM, writes:

<< Same thing seemed true to me with Simon Templar who was an upper class dandy until he donned his street persona of "The Shadow." On the prowl he would have made out all right as a "pulp" hero. >>

Simon Templar is The Saint. Lamont Cranston is The Shadow. And while I'm on The S's, Denny Colt is The Spirit.

And I agree that Jim has backed up his definition of hardboiled to include colloquial. But I still don't accept it.

John Lau

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