CORRECTION: Because of an editing error, this article contained a misstatement about grants of citizenship versus living permits.
Was this playful punning or a half-serious attempt to correct a misstatement?
But real patriotism is one thing and misstatement is another.
Failures due to misstatement of fact are of endless variety.
Had he made any misstatement, he would have been immediately contradicted.
Another form of misstatement is their habitual way of speaking of the imprisonment of Baha and Abdul Baha.
How the misstatement came to be made, I do not know and will not speculate.
Shotaye was wary, and not one contradiction, not one misstatement, could he detect during their talk.
I cannot perceive that it would be any advantage to them to make a misstatement.
All that concerns me now, however, is to point out the Brobdignagian dimensions of the misstatement of facts.