Hi Charles, yes I would prefer your second spelling showing the pinky being the first to close. Stefan _____ Von: SignWriting List: Read and Write Sign Languages [mailto:[log in to unmask]] Im Auftrag von Charles Butler Gesendet: Mittwoch, 13. Februar 2013 22:47 An: [log in to unmask] Betreff: Discussion on slow close of hand. Here is how I wrote "linda" (beautiful) in LIBRAS. From the videos, I'm apparently writing in backward if I intend to show the smaller finger being the first to close. <http://www.signbank.org/signpuddle2.0/glyphogram.php?text=AS14c01S2ff00S21a 33M18x17S14c01n15xn14S2ff00n18xn18S21a33n32xn36&pad=10&name=linda> linda (beautiful) LIBRAS From the video, it should be shown like this. Is this correct? <http://www.signbank.org/signpuddle2.0/glyphogram.php?text=AS14c01S2ff00S21a 39M18x18S14c01n15xn13S2ff00n18xn17S21a39n34xn33&pad=10&name=linda%20%282%29> Charles Butler [log in to unmask] 240-764-5748 Clear writing moves business forward.