Another QOTY

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Mon Jan 17 22:02:25 UTC 2011

On Mon, Jan 17, 2011 at 1:53 PM, Jonathan Lighter
<wuxxmupp2000 at> quoted:

> "He was somebody who would _stay in and stand up_. And that's what love is."

Isn't that what gender is?

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

Once that we recognize that we do not err out of laziness, stupidity,
or evil intent, we can uncumber ourselves of the impossible burden of
trying to be permanently right. We can take seriously the proposition
that we could be in error, without necessarily deeming ourselves
idiotic or unworthy.
–Kathryn Schulz

The American Dialect Society -

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