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Re: Goofy Answers
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.0144  Friday, 21 January 2000.

From:           John Savage <
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Date:           Friday, 21 Jan 2000 09:47:27 -0500
Subject: Re: Goofy Test Answers
Comment:        SHK 11.0076 Re: Goofy Test Answers

John Ramsey wrote:

>After the lecture she heard students, not 1st year ones either, saying,
>'Dean said this,' and, 'Dean said that', blissfully oblivious of the
>fact that his first name was not Dean.

Reminds me of when I was in a small backwater town where I was surprised
to see a Frenchman had opened a beauty parlor that he named "Chez
Georges." Local folk thought "Chez" (rhymed with "says") was his first
name and would call and ask to speak to Chez.
 

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