It is not as a very great philosopher, nor as an eloquent rhetorician, nor as a grammarian trained in the highest principles of his heart, that I have striven to write this work, but as an architect who has had only a dip into those studies.
Asking science to explain life and vital matters is equivalent to asking a grammarian to explain poetry.nassim nicholas taleb
300 years from 9th till 11th century have been exciting times for Srinagar. These centuries produced poets, saints and other creative men. Bilhan, the great poet and grammarian was born in 11th century. Though his intellectual accomplishments surfaced later in South India, where he migrated, his pandrethan ancestry is a matter of established historical record.
The Judge does much better herein, than what a bare grave grammarian, or logician , or other prudent man could do.
The language of statutes is peculiar, and not always that which a rigid grammarian would use; we must do what we can to construe them.