[Ads-l] New Year's Resolution: Banishing the words you hate won't help

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Jan 3 19:56:38 UTC 2016


Is that not the sad truth! Besides, turn-about being fair play, other
people would be banishing words that they hate, but which you love.

On Sun, Jan 3, 2016 at 2:16 PM, Baron, Dennis E <debaron at illinois.edu>
wrote:

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-- 
-Wilson
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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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