From the BBC News Magazine:

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Mon Jun 11 20:51:03 UTC 2012

On Mon, Jun 11, 2012 at 4:08 PM, Laurence Horn <laurence.horn at> wrote:
> your pun took me a moment

Me, too. But I didn't know about the dialect-split. My bag is Yiddish:
-s, (Israeli) Hebrew: -t.

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 -

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