[Ads-l] "gawker" rhymes with "rocker"

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Jun 12 01:44:01 UTC 2016

On Sat, Jun 11, 2016 at 8:10 AM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>

> > language changes and a lot of dialects don't have that vowel anyway.
> Plenty of reason to complain right there, if you ask me!

That goes without saying.
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

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