[Ads-l] old maiden

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Jul 15 22:29:35 EDT 2018


It's hard to find a partner for a game of old maiden, anymore, when you're
stuck on a
deserted island.

On Sun, Jul 15, 2018 at 8:42 AM Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>
wrote:

> 2017 Matt Greenhalgh & Peter Turner _Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool_
> (film): You think I'm some old maiden trying to get my kicks out of a
> handsome young man!
>
> (She's already been married four times....)
>
> It's hard to find a partner for a game of old maiden when you're stuck on a
> deserted island.
>
> JL
> --
> "If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the truth."
>
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>


-- 
-Wilson
-----
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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