[LMB] OT: Language

WalterStuartBushell proto at panix.com
Wed Aug 14 18:54:35 BST 2019

> On Aug 12, 2019, at 6:42 PM, Sylvia McIvers <sylviamcivers at gmail.com> wrote:
> So, speaking of things classified as fish.
> A Jewish man doesn't like the medieval restrictions on Jews, so he is
> baptized and converts. One Friday,  the priest visits him and finds him
> eating ham.  Oh, this is not allowed!
> Don't worry, says the convert. I sprinkled it with holy water, said "you're
> a fish, you're a fish, you're a fish", and now I can eat it, no problem!
> So apparently on Friday, ham is also a fish.
> Sylvia

This is the Sin of Ham.
Alfred Adler—“Do the wrong thing or feel guilty, but not both.”

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