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No, it's not, because remember, this is an internal email from Fred Michel to James Murdoch. At that time presumably they had no knowledge or expectation that these emails would ever be the subject of investigation at this Inquiry or elsewhere. They wouldn't expect that to have happened. Therefore, if they want to be direct and brazen in an internal email, presumably they would have done it. They would have no purpose in being, as you put it, subtle and alluding to things.

Within the terms of this being an email, the subtlety is because there was subtlety, that I --

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