Mary Malmros wrote: That's right. It's an example of how no one owns the words, and anyone can make up a definition for them.
Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall...
"When I use a word,' Humpty Dumpty said in rather a scornful tone, 'it means just what I choose it to mean — neither more nor less."
"The question is," said Alice, "whether you can make words mean so many different things."
"The question is," said Humpty Dumpty, "which is to be master— that's all."
Such wisdom in the auld rhymes ...
"... and all the King's horses and all the King's men,
couldn't put Humpty together again. "
Shatter the wholeness in the complex pattern of Truth, and you lose the Way -- and you are well and truly lost...