There really is no such word as "mentee." "Mentor" was a figure in Greek mythology; he was the teacher of Telemachus, son of Odysseus. Rather than "mentor-mentee," you might try "Mentor-Telemachus."I eagerly await the day when "the Mentor-Telemachus relationship" becomes everyday parlance.
Tuesday, July 14, 2009
From a reader letter:
Posted by Miss Self-Important at 3:43 PM