[LMB] OT: Language

Sylvia McIvers sylviamcivers at gmail.com
Mon Aug 12 23:37:10 BST 2019


Not sure, but Roald Dahl's Lamb to the Slaughter is something I have recced
early and often.

https://www.classicshorts.com/stories/lamb.html

Less than 4K words, folks, go and read.  Such a sweet young wife!

Sylvia

On Sat, Aug 10, 2019 at 1:46 AM Ron Conescu <ronconescu at gmail.com> wrote:

> Anyone ever read Roald Dahl’s collection of short stories “Tales of the
> Unexpected“? There’s a great one in there about… oh, wait, that’s a
> spoiler. :-) Suffice it to say it’s in the same ballpark.
>
> Ron
>
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> ————
> On Aug 9, 2019, at 21:11, Eric Oppen <ravenclaweric at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> A bokken is basically a wooden club shaped like a sword, and, yes, a
> person could kill another person with one.
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