I made the changes in about an hour and sent it back. Now it's more waiting. In the mean time, I'm on to another manuscript. This one is a crazy take on a New World tale--invasive species, new technologies, unintended consequences, blood, battles, mayhem, and, of course, love. Tralala.
Having never actually met Editor X, I don't know what she (or he) looks like. Could it be that he (or she) looks like this?
or, perhaps, like this?
That last one looks amazing. Here's what they sound like.
Obviously, "Agent X" is a much more popular name than Editor X. What's an author to do?