[LMB] Vorkosiverse language

Gwynne Powell gwynnepowell at hotmail.com
Sun Jan 9 02:01:42 GMT 2011


> From: Pat Mathews mathews55 at msn.com

> I need to reach back deep into my father's late and fled-from hillbilly past and see if I can remember any turns of phrase he's use when he was kidding. 
> 
> "Close the door! Were you born in Silvy Vale, where they only have three sides to a house?"

I like that one! Our version growing up was, 'Shut the door! Were you born in a tent?'
or, for some reason, '...were you born in Queensland?'
 
Gwynne (still wondering about Queensland construction techniques....) 		 	   		  


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