[Ads-l] An old usage

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Wed Aug 19 22:17:07 EDT 2020


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May 3, 2019 - You folks _talk about him like he had a tail_. Someone should
crack a history book ( you). W isn't the same person as HW.

An ancient turn of phrase amongst the colored. May be general Southern.
Ain't no tellin'. Never seen it in print, before.

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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.
-Mark Twain

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