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Re: OT: I don't know nothin' 'bout birthin' babies (was: Re: OT: Announcement)

From:Douglas Koller <laokou@...>
Date:Friday, August 17, 2007, 16:49
From: ROGER MILLS <rfmilly@...>

> Come to think of it, /coco/ [tSotSo] could very well be onomat. for the > sound of sucking at the breast;
That's what I'm talkin' about! The actual word for "suck" in Géarthnuns is "ndhürez," which I doubt would cascade readily off the lips of babes. "chöchö" struck me as a teat-glomming sound.
>then it just depends whether Kash mothers > use pacifiers. Are they really universal??? Anything to keep the little > buggers quiet???????
That's where the opiates kick in.
> The image arises of one of my cats' habits of grabbing the blanket (or my > sweat pants) in his mouth and kneading paws furiously.....Another of my cats > drools badly in bed with me when I pet him.
Oh my, a cat person. Kou