[Ads-l] melodicas and bazookas

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Nov 4 04:11:10 EDT 2016


On Fri, Nov 4, 2016 at 1:08 AM, Barretts Mail <mail.barretts at gmail.com>
wrote:

> But I would say “feer."


I used to say "fur" because I saw a movie with a character named
"MacPherson" who was called "manFURson" by the other characters. But it
seems to me that, in real life, most people say "macFEERson."

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-Wilson
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All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
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