Gottfried, like any true dictator, liked to surround himself with bland obliging ciphers.
Coincidences , good and bad, contretemps , seals, ciphers, mottoes, omens, anniversaries, names , dreams , are all of a certain importance to her. Her letters are often dated on some marked anniversary of her own, or of her correspondent's calendar. She signalized saints' days, "All-Souls," and "All-Saints," by poems, which had for her a mystical value.margaret fuller
The NSA response was, "Well, that was interesting, but there aren't any ciphers like that."