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RE: orthogonality and generalized references (was Re: Zen of Python)

   From: "Todd Proebsting" <toddpro@microsoft.com>
   To: "Guy Steele - Sun Microsystems Labs" <Guy.Steele@sun.com>, 
<kragen@pobox.com>, <ll1-discuss@ai.mit.edu>
   Yes, due to the success/failure difference, you are exactly correct that
   the expressions below are not indistinguishable when they are used as
   subexpressions.  Bravo.

Thanks for confirming this.  I just wanted to be sure
I understood all this correctly.  Icon is indeed a powerful
and subtle language with features that deserve to be more
widely appreciated and understood.