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Re: CHAT: Smokes was Re: CHAT: postcodes

From:Dennis Paul Himes <himes@...>
Date:Thursday, September 26, 2002, 2:55
    I sent the following to CONLANG@LISTSERV.BROWN.EDU and it bounced with
a "User unknown" error.  However, I've seen posts to the list since then, so
I'm going to try again.


Jan van Steenbergen <ijzeren_jan@...> wrote:
> Oh dear! I am quite a heavy smoker myself. ... On the other hand, I > (almost) don't drink, except for huge amounts of milk and coffee. > > It could be a nice subject for a poll.
OK: Smoke: Nothing. Not in many years. Drink: I had my last alcoholic drink in 1979. I detest the taste of coffee. OTOH, I drink large amounts of tea, straight, usually some form of Chinese black tea. ObConlang: in Gladilatian someone who drinks alcohol is "mzazmevreu vmet", from: mza directed to zmevre psychoactive u (nominalizer) vmet drinker =========================================================================== Dennis Paul Himes <> Gladilatian page: Disclaimer: "True, I talk of dreams; which are the children of an idle brain, begot of nothing but vain fantasy; which is as thin of substance as the air." - Romeo & Juliet, Act I Scene iv Verse 96-99