[Ads-l] Runs, trots, and other maladies

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Wed Mar 18 20:45:49 UTC 2015

On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 12:49 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>

> I knew a girl from Chattanooga in the 1970s whose term was "Hershey
> squirts."

MIT Health Services: "dirty squirties."

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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