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Re: Semantic shift (WAS: RE: Dievas dave dantis; Dievas duos duonos)

From:Adrian Morgan <morg0072@...>
Date:Monday, September 18, 2000, 23:53
The Gray Wizard wrote:

> There's an old nathya saying: > > som eru neri umasus no lavan, som eru deri utacuth apoladhig > If Eru didn't want us to eat animals, he wouldn't have made them out of > meat.
I prefer the Flanders & Swann version, from "The Reluctant Cannibal". "If the juju had meant us not to eat people He wouldn't have made us of meat!" My mum used to sing the chorus of that song all the time when I was young. -- web. | Here and there I like to preserve a few islands of sanity | within the vast sea of absurdity which is my mind. member/ | After all, you can't survive as an eight foot tall dragon | flesh eating dragon if you've got no concept of reality.