Poll: 1 or 1 when 4=4=3=2?

For those of you who play 2/1 or SAYC:

Suppose you’re in first seat or in second seat with RHO having passed.  You indeed have opening values, and your suit distribution is 4=4=3=2 in ---.

Assuming you don’t open a four-card major in first or second seat, do you open 1 or 1?

It doesn’t seem like there is a “right“ answer to this question.  Instead, it seems like there is a debate among experienced players, with some arguing for a 1 bid so that 1 will always promise at least four cards in the suit, and others arguing for a 1 bid and thus against the idea of ever opening a suit in which you hold just two cards.

When I play at various clubs, some of the time I hear 1 opener’s partner say “could be short,” but often I do not.  Clearly there is no consensus on this matter.

How do you prefer to handle these 4=4=3=2 holdings?  And why?

With a 4=4=3=2 opening hand in 1st/2nd seat, I always open 1
With a 4=4=3=2 opening hand in 1st/2nd seat, I always open 1
With a 4=4=3=2 opening hand in 1st/2nd seat, which minor I open with depends on the quality of each minor suit I hold
None of the above three choices accurately describes how I choose to bid with a 4=4=3=2 opening hand in 1st/2nd seat (explain if you’d be so kind)

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