[Ads-l] Arrabeller

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Tue Feb 14 21:18:33 EST 2017

On Tue, Feb 14, 2017 at 9:08 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>

> Arrabeller E. Anglin

Aha! The Southern-American/Britspeak linking-r is literally set in stone!
;-) Had the engraver - and the family of the deceased - been a bit more
literate, he would have carved "Arabella."

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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