A post re the destruction of the Texas accent

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Jan 20 21:49:07 UTC 2013

"_Upside_ those two groups[, Californians and Yankees], illegal aliens
don't seem half bad !!!!"

I'd forgotten this particular feature of Texas English.

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

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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