the birds and the bees

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu Sep 29 04:17:58 UTC 2011

On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 7:06 PM, Victor Steinbok <aardvark66 at> wrote:
> It depends what is meant by colonial.

I had in mind more the average, cave-, hut-, log-cabin-, and
shotgun-shack-dwelling Joes Sixpak from Adam and Eve to the
very-recent, 20th-C. past in mind than, necessarily, the colonial past
sensu stricto.

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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