[LMB] Octopi OT: (WAS:- Penric Reread)

WalterStuartBushell proto at panix.com
Sun Jun 23 20:06:43 BST 2019



> On Jun 22, 2019, at 10:07 PM, Helen Fenton <hifenton at internode.on.net> wrote:
> 
> This Aussie connection may explain the confusion about octopi octopuses. We have the same problem with platypussys or platypis  


Friends behold the platypus.
We laugh at how he looks to us.
But then in moments dark and grim,
I wonder how we look to him.
Peace, Peace thou graceful Platypus.
We really look all right to us.
As you no doubt delight the nosen,
Of appropriately gendered platyposen.



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