[Ads-l] An early "is is."

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Mon Mar 27 03:22:47 EDT 2017

On Sun, Mar 26, 2017 at 6:31 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>

> "The thing of it is," Waldron said … "is that this order was set up for
> you personally."

Great find, Jon!

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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