[tex-k] inconsistent use of "eye", "mouth", "gullet" in The TeXbook

Doug McKenna doug at mathemaesthetics.com
Tue May 11 18:12:35 CEST 2021

Executing the TeX language has always reminded me of Pac-Man.  There's a reason a commonly used LaTeX macro is named \gobble.

I view expansion as regurgitation, the equivalent of ruminant cud-chewing.

God knows where "flossing" fits in. :-)

- Doug McKenna

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