Donald Arseneau asnd at triumf.ca
Wed Dec 19 15:54:16 CET 2012

```Jerry <jerry at seibercom.net> writes:

> Sorry if I appear "pissed off", but I really am not. I believe the word
> that would most correctly describe the situation is "frustrated".

You had used the word "pissed". I hope the frustration diminishes.
LaTeX *is* hard for the beginner.

> any case, I believe I have tried all that you described above;

Clearly not all together.  Perhaps you defined the xxx-mark commands