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Re: Suggestion to add "spacing between sentences" to CSS3 Line WD

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 16 Dec 2002 22:57:59 +0000 (GMT)
To: Shelby Moore <shelby@coolpage.com>
Cc: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0212162256430.17087-100000@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 16 Dec 2002, Shelby Moore wrote:
> 
> I was just suggesting that it would be better to have intER-sentence
> spacing style than have a bunch of web pages with double &nbsp; between
> sentences.

I don't understand why a sentence would ever have two spaces after it, and
I have often wondered where this idea came from. Certainly I don't see it
in professional typography.

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