"mashmallow", the confection

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Fri Nov 5 14:41:56 UTC 2010

At 9:56 AM -0400 11/5/10, Jonathan Lighter wrote:
>Like Wilson and Charlie, I grew up in the United States where we say
>But we also say "Mallow-mars."
>Nature's most perfect food.

My after-school snack in grade school years, with a glass of milk.
The little puff of air between the chocolate and marshmallow when you
bit into them....mmmmm.  This was, I guess, our urban version of


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