[Ads-l] Heard: "I can horseback-ride."

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Tue Oct 6 21:54:03 UTC 2015

On Tue, Oct 6, 2015 at 10:27 AM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>

> Normal by today's standards.

The sad truth. It's "sneaked" losing out to the formerly-jocular "snuck,"
all over again.

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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