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>As a structural engineer, I find that cocktail party conversationalists
>can't tell the difference between what I do and architecture anyway, and
>architects (apparently) have a fine social reputation.  
That's the basic problem--we always end up talking shop. It's really kind 
of nice to get introduced to someone and after a couple of drinks hear 
them say, 'You're an engineer? Gee, you sure don't talk like an 
engineer.' In a way it's a professional slander, but a personal 

Christopher Wright P.E.    |"They couldn't hit an elephant at
chrisw(--nospam--at)        | this distance"   (last words of Gen.
___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)

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