further to = "in addition to; besides" ?

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sat Oct 23 20:31:25 UTC 2010

On Sat, Oct 23, 2010 at 10:09 AM, Jonathan Lighter
<wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Further to the
> defeat of Germany and its allies

Nonsense. But it is nice to know that "war _was_ seen ... as the way ..."

That means that isn't anybody going to study war anymore, I reckon.

"Merciful speed!" as my mother would say.

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

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