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    A formidable sentence!

    Hi!
    What is the exact meaning of the following sentences? The writer, after a long narration about crocodile, writes the following sentence. It is mentionable that the text is from a portuguese text written 400 years ago, and translated 100 years ago into English.

    "Having said so much about the crocodiles, there occurs to me the case of one, worth knowing, which at the reader's pleasure may pass with the rest, for that it is"

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    Re: A formidable sentence!

    Is that the whole sentence? It doesn't end with a full stop, so it occurs to me that there may be more to it.

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    Re: A formidable sentence!

    True, See here.

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    Re: A formidable sentence!

    Please note that a better title would have been Having said so much about the crocodiles.

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    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'

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