A nation divided by a common language

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Tue Nov 9 04:06:00 UTC 2010

On Sun, Oct 31, 2010 at 12:39 PM, Eric Nielsen <ericbarnak at gmail.com> wrote:
> "Oh boy, we finally have a president who doesn't speak with an accent."

Supposedly said first by a little old lady in Texas after LBJ's
election in 1964.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"––a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
–Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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