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Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sat Apr 26 00:22:02 UTC 2014

On Fri, Apr 25, 2014 at 6:00 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at>wrote:

> I won't get into why, because it makes little sense.

Preach it. It's as stupid as liking _noise_ (in context, a common BE cover
for "bullshit," "and so forth," the usual "translation" of etc.) like

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 -

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