[LMB] OT: Brabbling

Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Mon Sep 20 05:24:34 BST 2021


Second offense would be the English Police, "Right! You have been very very
naughty, "  spoken by someone who looks a bit like John Cleese in a bobby
outfit.

On Sun, Sep 19, 2021, 3:43 PM Louann Miller <domelouann at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sun, Sep 19, 2021 at 1:07 PM tidsel via Lois-Bujold <
> lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
>
> > On Sunday, September 19th, 2021 at 7:19 PM, Eric Oppen <
> > ravenclaweric at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > "Dropped from English?" Does this mean that if I happen to drop them in
> > > speech (maybe in a quotation) the Language Police (aka the Tongue
> > Troopers)
> > > will show up to drag me away?
> >
> > Very likely!
> >
>
> If it's a first offense, Captain America might point at you, look sorrowful
> and say "Language!"
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