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From:
Father Chrysostomos
Date:
December 19, 2017 06:22
Subject:
Re: Revisiting smart match
Message ID:
20171219062221.9704.qmail@lists-nntp.develooper.com
Zefram wrote:
> Craig A. Berry wrote:
> >        whenas ($matcher)      { die "C" }
> 
> This doesn't read naturally.

St. Matthew 1:18: ...When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph....

Nothing we come up with is going to read perfectly naturally.
'whenas' is just as good as 'whenlike' linguistically, but shorter.

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