early "tits"

Charles C Doyle cdoyle at UGA.EDU
Thu Jun 12 12:00:31 UTC 2014

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During my years of studying vocational agriculture in high school, the teacher waged a valiant and futile effort to make us rustic lads replace our native "tits" with his book-larned "teats."


Poster:       Wilson Gray

On Wed, Jun 11, 2014 at 7:29 AM, Jonathan Lighter

> tits

But that doesn't preclude a preference for "teats" in *my* speech, does it,
especially when it appears to coincide with the personal preference of at
least one other participant?

Or maybe I've plumb missed the point.



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