[LMB] Listbiz: 'king of the internet'
mathews55 at msn.com
Sun Feb 11 14:40:20 GMT 2007
I've been busy enough to skip most of the "King of the Internet" postings
but would like to call to everyone's mind something from the Age of the
Back when women all wore slips under their dresses, occasionally the hemline
of the slip could be seen below the hemline of the skirt. Everyone knew the
proper way to deal with that was to attract the attention of the offender
discreetly and say "Excuse me, but I think your slip is showing."
It was NOT, repeat NOT, "Hey ! Slut! Whadda ya mean going around showing
everyone all yer underwear like that!"
Let those who have ears to hear and a good historical imagination and for
whm the shoe fits take note.
Sincerely yours, Grandma Manners.
"Atreides set forth his cunning, foolproof plan ... attack at once, full
force -- " The Iliad, "The Armies Gather."
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