(Fwd) Re: Word coinages in SF: threat or menace?

Ben Ostrowsky sylvar at VAXER.NET
Wed Dec 18 13:34:22 UTC 2002

> It may not be much better for southern Floridians writing northern
> Florida characters.

It probably isn't -- North Florida is part of the South, but South Florida
is about as far as you can get from it, culturally and (to my ear)
linguistically.  I had a LOT of adjusting to do when I moved from Miami
Springs, where I grew up, to Gainesville.


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