# [NTG-context] Setup narrower body text for sections

Thu May 14 22:33:49 CEST 2015

```On Thu, 14 May 2015, Kate F wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I'm typesetting unix manpages, where I want each section heading to be
> outset slightly relative to the body text of that section. In other
> words, I want the body text to have a left margin which is narrower
> than the page width.
>
> I know I can do this with something like:
>
>    \startsection[title=Synopsis]
>    \startnarrower
>    blah blah blah
>    \stopnarrower
>    \stopsection
>
> But I'd much rather set the left margin (or achieving the effect of
> \startnarrower by some other means) using the setups for \startsection
> instead. That way I won't need to have \startnarrower .. \stopnarrower
> all over my document.