[LMB] Ot: was potter free list: now book-swamping

William A Wenrich wawenri at msn.com
Fri Aug 3 02:13:26 BST 2007


Elizabeth Holden wrote:

>Is this a regional difference in usage, or am I witnessing a joke?  I'd
talk about being swamped
>with work (usually), swamped with memories, swamped with Christmas cards -
no sense of wetness to
>it at all. Don't Americans talk about being swamped unless they're talking
about swamps?

There are no swamps! However, I've never heard of anyone being wetlanded.


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William A. Wenrich
I am a Christian, husband, father, son, and American. Here I stand. I can do
no other. God help me!





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