[LMB] OT: Terry Pratchett

Peter Hews Peterhews at protonmail.com
Tue Sep 14 20:08:37 BST 2021



On Tuesday, September 14th, 2021 at 18:44, Harvey Fishman <fishman at panix.com> wrote:

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> From: "tidsel via Lois-Bujold" lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk
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> > He would sometimes loose his thread in an interview on a scene, and people just waited quietly and understandingly while the interviewer found another topic. And Pratchett wasn't embarrassed,
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> > he knew he was among friends.
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> > T
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> AAAAAAAAAAAAARRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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> Why can't intelligent people understand the difference between "loose"
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> and "lose"??????????????
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When you can write Danish as fluently as she can write English, you can sneer at her misspellings.

Peter Hews

Oh better far to live and die under the brave black flag I fly,
Than play a sanctimonious part with a pirate head and a pirate heart.



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