On Tue, Mar 21, 2017 at 7:28 PM, Brandon Allbery <allber...@gmail.com>

> On Tue, Mar 21, 2017 at 7:50 AM, Elizabeth Mattijsen <l...@dijkmat.nl>
> wrote:
>>   $PathAndName.IO.open(:w).close unless $PathAndName.IO.f;
> This has a readability issue, though: you've buried the lede.

  Well, to me it seems the opposite: That condition does not exactly "entice
the reader to read the full story".  At least not this reader.

  The most significant/interesting info, in this reader's opinion, is not
the test of existence (and non-directoriness), but the creation of the file.

  Different folks. :)

Eirik, whose fingers first somehow autocompleted "test of time" while
trying to write "test of existence" …

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