Author rhettinger
Recipients rhettinger, veganaiZe
Date 2020-10-12.03:53:20
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Sorry, I don't think this proposal has a chance.  

Python doesn't require statement terminators like ";" in C.  Accordingly, it needs to have a clean and consistent rule to close a statement.  The rule that has worked well for us it that a statement is terminated by a newline unless there is a line continuation character, or a colon to begin a new suite, or an open expression delimiter (parenthesis, square bracket or curly brace). 

Adding a special case exception to the rule might look nice but would complicate learning the language, and it would complicate the implementation as well.
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