azure legs of the cock, etc.

Charles Doyle cdoyle at UGA.EDU
Fri Jun 30 23:57:51 UTC 2006

And if the Disneyfied singing cock has one azure leg and one
turquoise, we will hear a Two-Tone Toon 'Toon Tune.


---- Original message ----
>Date: Fri, 30 Jun 2006 14:38:28 -0700
>From: Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at YAHOO.COM>
>Subject: Re: azure legs of the cock, etc.
>And if it's a musical, there'll surely be the "'Toon Toon
Tune."  (A sequence variously pronounceable.)
>  JL
>Charles Doyle <cdoyle at UGA.EDU> wrote:
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>Sender: American Dialect Society
>Poster: Charles Doyle
>Subject: Re: azure legs of the cock, etc.
>Yes, "toon" is the pl. of "toe." If an animated version of
>the "Nun's Priest's Tale" ever appears, we will see
>blue 'toon toon.

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