Ed-ited /checked by Kate and Mark 15/1/2012
Re-checked by Ruth, corrections made 19/02/2012
Re-checked by Kate and the computer 21/02/12
Re-checked by Kate 26/08/2012
Look for Claire’s corrections.
Re checked by Kate 16/09 2012
Rechecked by Kate and partly Ed 2/11/2012
Rechecked by Kate 30/10/2012
Rechecked by Kate 5/11/2012
Edited with Gill 2/2013
Final Edit 17/3/2013
Further final edit 20/3/2013 81,472 words.
It’s incredible: I just thought I would take one final little tiny look . . . just to check the margins, and there was a word, a smallish word. Susan. Who the Hell’s Susan?. When I had I ever put Susan in the book? Never that I could remember. Margaret had briefly become Susan.
I changed it and had another quick scan.
He walked over window. WHAT? Don’t you mean: He walked over to the window? But of course I did. How many times have I, (and countless other extremely kind and patient) people, read that sentence and not noticed the absence of those two words?
Maybe just once more — tomorrow.