Facebook: "Well, _scissor_ me timbers!"

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Aug 18 00:56:19 UTC 2013

"Well, _shiver_ me timbers!" certainly makes no better sense, now that few
people "go down to the sea in ships," these days.

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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