Re: Emoticon seen in the wild!

From: Michael Everson <>
Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2012 10:13:23 +0100

On 26 Jul 2012, at 09:56, Ian Clifton wrote:

> I’m sure this is old hat to many, but I’ve just seen my first block 1F600 emoticon used “for real” in an email.

You're welcome. :-)

> The character was U+1F61E DISAPPOINTED FACE, from the context I believe this had been deliberately chosen by the email’s author, not a mistake. Unfortunately, as the email was relayed through a mailing list, I can’t tell what the originating email system was. Should our reaction be 😃, 😐 or 😱?

Hm. I note that Everson Mono does not have glyphs for these yet (as I cannot see them in your mail.

Michael Everson *
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