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From: Mona Andrée Rainville <>
Subject: Re: [Q-R] Question on origin of name
Date: Sun, 06 Mar 2011 11:53:23 -0500
Thou are threading where the angels fear to thread....
The very serious matter of determining porcine plumpness occupies
hundreds of pages in the judicial archives of the colony.
Battles of epic proportions were waged between neighbours over the
adequateness of squatness; families were divided forever over the early
demise of a promising pork.
Pigs, did, alas, come in all shape and forms. And then as now, caveat
from S-J wrote:
> My smile for the day
> One of the assets in the contract was a "fat pig". Question 1 - do pigs
> come any other way?
> Question 2 - If the pig was a skinny one does that mean the contract would
> be invalid?
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