Tomahawk Revisited: gold pans, totem poles and weiners

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Your Mom

It was nice to read of some of the memories you had with your mom.
Once again our condolences. You and Catherine had a difficult holidays.

Cap Fendig more than 9 years ago

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Why doesn’t anyone in North America say barmy for balmy? According to my research, Barmy came first and still enjoys a jolly life. But most North American dictionaries don’t even mention the earlier Scots barmy. 

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