/ "Robert P. J. Day" <rpj...@mindspring.com> was heard to say:
| and there is no mention of the default numeration for sublists.
| is there another part of the book i should have been looking at?
| just being typically confused.
Sounds like a docbug to me. Please file this at SourceForge.
Generally, TDG describes the semantics. Clarifying the processing
expectations in every possible context is harder.