[LMB] What I read on my winter vacation

Walter S Bushell proto at panix.com
Tue Jan 12 15:26:02 GMT 2016

> On Jan 11, 2016, at 23:50, Damien Sullivan <phoenix at mindstalk.net> wrote:
> All words are ultimately arbitrary associations.  Like "Mystic River",
> or "river".

It has been said that nearly all words go back to a meta 4 or an onomatopoeia.

Contrary to popular opinion, “onomatopoeia” is *not* Spanish for “O mother
I have an urgent need to urinate.”  
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