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Jik_Tal

Interesting question:

I am finding myself with a few hours free before work and I am going through the language manual. One of the headings is "ELVEN LETTERS: READING AND WRITING." Thus far I have not encountered any form of written language and so I am writing a bit about it. However, in the later stories it seems there may be some form of written language (notice the symbols when skywise touches the rock in the link posted by Jeb above). While I am not particularly interested in deciphering a written language at this time (or creating one from scratch) I did want to address this with other EQ fans and get their impression. My knowledge of the later stories is incomplete so I look for some input from the rest of you. Are there many examples of the elf tribes encountering written language (and yes, I know the humans clearly utilize one in the later stories)? Just want to hear your thoughts. We can always adjust it later if necessary.