I’m fully updated in Libreoffice, and am writing original text with footnotes. Suddenly, the text body splits to reveal blank lines which I can’t write in or get rid of. An example, reconstructed as I can’t copy it:
With the limited number of tablets available to him in 1876, George Smith (176ff) asserted that He-abani (his reading of ‘Enkidu’) was half-man, half-
[fn] 68 The names in the verses above refer to gods…
bull, and was the entity with two horns often occurring on seal-stones and carvings …
I’m probably “styling” wrongly, but I can’t find a recent help article which is intelligible to a beginner like myself.
Thanks for taking the time to read this. David