[Ads-l] pronunciation mess

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Wed May 25 22:08:29 EDT 2016

On Wed, May 25, 2016 at 9:30 PM, David Daniel <dad at coarsecourses.com> wrote:

> You're a funny man, Mr. Gray. By the way, Gray was my mother's maiden name,
> so we are almost certainly related.

Then, by all means, call me "Wilson"!

A propos of the last-name-as-first-name thing, I have a Facebook friend
whose name is

"Wilson Andrew."

Sometimes, parents can be merciless.
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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