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Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu Oct 2 00:58:28 UTC 2014

On Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 10:10 AM, Joel S. Berson <Berson at> wrote:

> Say what you really mean.

In other words, "put the _sprechen_ on us," as we black GI's in Germany
used to saym dack in the Cold War day.

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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