A *genuine* eggcorn?

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Wed Jul 6 19:53:48 UTC 2011

"... and finally _succame_ to the dreaded 'download standby' error."

This one is so obvious that the writer may well have made it up as a
joke. OTOH, I can recall a time when I regarded _ snuck_ as just
someone's little joke.


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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