[Ads-l] TV ad

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu Sep 15 22:18:06 EDT 2016

On Thu, Sep 15, 2016 at 8:42 PM, Baker, John <JBAKER at stradley.com> wrote:

> Since I assume this was spoken, perhaps we should understand it as "When
> you're online, searching for the perfect car . . . ."

Or perhaps we should not. Clearly, either you're unfamiliar with the
commercial or you doubt my competence as a native-speaker of English.
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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