[Ads-l] Subject: "gauding", 1799 -- a remarkable survival

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Dec 9 03:30:55 EST 2016


According to the Wikipedia article,

*Subscribere proposui*  means "Sign the proposed."

That's just sad.

On Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 10:43 PM, W Brewer <brewerwa at gmail.com> wrote:

> <Gaudeamus Igitur> must have been lurking in the background.
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaudeamus_igitur
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-Wilson
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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.
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