[Ads-l] Did Mae West invent it?

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Mar 3 18:02:30 EST 2017

On Fri, Mar 3, 2017 at 3:22 PM, Peter Reitan <pjreitan at hotmail.com> wrote:

> a dismissive insult

Is that the way that Mae West meant it?

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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