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Eric Dupont

Eric Dupont is the author of four novels and winner of Radio-Canada’s “Combat des Livres” and other awards. He lives in Montreal.

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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. 

Simon McGavin, Cyberspace

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