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210                  THE HUMANITY OF WORDS
subject matter of the editorial. ''Clean Bombs and Dirty Wars" is, of course, a literary title. Here is the verbal pattern:
Working-title: Facts re H-bomb testing; evaluation of facts re H-bomb testing; recommendations
This analytical procedure enables the reader to synchronize his thinking with that of the author. Such a coming together of reader and writer is accomplished by congruence of structure. Having made a verbal pattern that is representative of the written work, the reader is then able to detach himself from the work and look at it critically. If he is satisfied that the designators denote; if his perspective is congenial to the evaluation of the author;