In a message dated 22.09.2001 02:56:35 AM, [log in to unmask] writes:

>Isn't it strange, two Moscovites conversing in English :-))

    More strange is _bok qwai_* more fluent in my dialect weighin' the pros &
cons of various Romanizations of Cantonese.

    * "white ghost"... when I say it, it is more of a mockin' endearment, not
a racial thing. (OK, it maybe a cultural thing tho').

    czHANg who, quick-like, makes like the monkey coverin' his mouth