[Ads-l] NCIS Dialog

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Thu May 26 07:39:02 EDT 2016


 A perfect - maybe *the* perfect - ex. of a phenomenon I reported on
years ago: "fact" = 'notion or idea.'

JL

On Wed, May 25, 2016 at 9:51 PM, Wilson Gray <hwgray at gmail.com> wrote:
> "The _fact_ that I had anything to do with this _is a lie_!"
>
>
> Well, if there's anything that's a lie, it's a fact.
>
> Youneverknow.
>
> --
> -Wilson
> -----
> 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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