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CONLANG  June 1999, Week 1

CONLANG June 1999, Week 1

Subject:

Vulgarity

From:

Brian Betty <[log in to unmask]>

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Constructed Languages List <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Thu, 3 Jun 1999 09:12:09 -0400

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Sally wrote: "Oh, it was basically to be able to swear without swearing, if
you know what I mean, when I was young and swearing was so proscribed. But
I got old and cynical in graduate school and swearing in English didn't
seem so difficult."

Yah, I used to say "Gods-blasted," "Gods-cursed," and the like. These were
are learned from Dragonlance or from historical tesxts. By far my favorite
w