somehow, just somehow, we ended up having a seven segment display calculator in our house. One of those you have to plug into a wall outlet. It’s beautiful. It has a nice keyboard, ahem, buttons. And a faux rosewood finish. It resembles the kind of 1980’s beauty if you wish. The point is, this machine spelled words. And is doing so much better in English than in German. I believe we had like four words we could spell in german back in the day. And, it spells a word which has significance today but was most certainly dismissed as gibberish back in the 80’s. I wonder now….