Nik Taylor wrote:
>Yoon Ha Lee wrote:
> > And here I was thinking, "Trick or treat"?
>Hee hee, why do you think you say it, eh? Give me a treat, or I'll give
>you a trick is what you're saying! :-)
There was a guy in my neighborhood when I was a kid who always told us we
had to do a trick (somersault, cartwheel, etc) before he would give us any
candy. He wasn't serious, of course, but he did get us to act silly on his
"When you lose a language, it's like
dropping a bomb on a museum."
-- Kenneth Hale