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Re: Spoonerism [Re: NBrown] #209713
02/22/13 03:42 PM
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When I was young, my grandfather always called me a smart feller if I said something clever.

Re: Spoonerism [Re: Ricky] #209718
02/22/13 04:49 PM
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Sort of like the old one:
"You're so bright, I'll bet your father calls you son/sun".


WELCOME,great post.


----please, draw me a sheep----
Re: Spoonerism [Re: Ricky] #209727
02/22/13 11:56 PM
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Originally Posted By: Ricky
When I was young, my grandfather always called me a smart feller if I said something clever.


heh


formerly known as etaoin...
Re: Spoonerism [Re: NBrown] #209731
02/23/13 05:17 AM
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This reminded me of a dear friend my parents had who, when asked what she wanted to drink, once replied, "A vonic and todka, please." Ever since, we renamed that particular cocktail.

Re: Spoonerism [Re: J.D.] #209734
02/23/13 09:20 AM
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A friend, wishing to celebrate his divorce, suggested that we go to the saloon for a beverage. I suggested that if he wanted decoration for the party he might consider a balloon for the severage.

Re: Balloon [Re: Tromboniator] #209736
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That's a good one!

Re: Balloon [Re: Faldage] #209739
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Originally Posted By: Faldage
That's a good one!


Indeed!


----please, draw me a sheep----
Re: Balloon [Re: LukeJavan8] #209745
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I thank you both.

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