Brendan Hide brendan at
Fri Oct 25 08:06:07 UTC 2002

Ken Brown wrote:

>Ex:  I own a piece of property...but at anytime, anybody in the General
>Public can use it, dig it up, change it, etc.  How can you say I have
>ownership of the property?
I know you've already given up - but just answer the questions below.

If I build a jungle-gym in my front yard and tell the neighbourhood that 
their children can all use it - whose is it? If I also say that the 
parents can make additions to it to make it safer or more "exciting" - 
who is the owner after they've made these changes?

Brendan Hide
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