[Sca-cooks] SCA Humor - OOP/OT?
Phil Troy / G. Tacitus Adamantius
adamantius1 at verizon.net
Thu Feb 19 15:53:20 PST 2009
On Feb 19, 2009, at 6:14 PM, Laura C. Minnick wrote:
> Phil Troy / G. Tacitus Adamantius wrote:
>> On Feb 19, 2009, at 5:16 PM, Elaine Koogler wrote:
>>> That's why I have serious concerns when I hear that the autocrat
>>> and cook
>>> live in the same house...or are Lord & Lady!! It's almost like
>>> the Chinese
>>> characters...(please correct me if I'm wrong, Master A)...a single
>>> character under a roof = home; two female characters under a roof
>>> = strife.
>> I'm not sure; I thought (and I'm not kidding) that the "home"
>> character was a pig under a roof, and I'm not sure about the two
>> female characters.
>> I just like the line in "The Quiet Man":
>> "Saints preserve us, two women under one roof! An' one of 'em a
>> redhead... <sigh>"
> < pout >
Hey, I'm just callin' it as Barry Fitzgerald sees it. The Chinese
character thing appears to be not only an urban legend, but an
Internet-based phenomenon, at that.
"Most men worry about their own bellies, and other people's souls,
when we all ought to worry about our own souls, and other people's
-- Rabbi Israel Salanter
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