[percy-l] Ten Best Southern Novels of All Time...
karey1 at charter.net
Thu Sep 10 10:31:23 EDT 2009
If you have teenagers, it behooves you to learn the lingo. : )
Or join Facebook. I've joined - as have many of my friends - all old people
like me! It's quite a phenomenon - sad to say, I actually love it!
Now what would Percy say about THAT???
But, besides keeping up with "friends," it's a great way to stalk your
college aged kid. : )
From: percy-l-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org
[mailto:percy-l-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org] On Behalf Of Jim Forest
Sent: Thursday, September 10, 2009 3:50 AM
To: Percy-L: Literary and Philosophical Discussion
Subject: Re: [percy-l] Ten Best Southern Novels of All Time...
David, as another person at sea over contemporary American acronyms
(ROFLMAO? Po-Mo moment?), I wonder if you could ship a crate of Geritol this
way? (There's no such beverage in Dutch pharmacies -- you see how far behind
the Dutch are when it comes to health care.)
(in Alkmaar, Holland, where not too many people read Walker Percy)
PS There are web resources to help the computer-speak illiterate. Take a
look at Wiktionary.
On Thu, Sep 10, 2009 at 5:09 AM, Beck, David A <dabeck at iupui.edu> wrote:
Thanks, Ken. I'll go drink my Geritol and go to bed.
Quoting Ken Wilson <kfw1 at va.net>:
> Rolling on the floor laughing my ass off.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Beck, David A" <dabeck at iupui.edu>
> To: <percy-l at lists.ibiblio.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, September 09, 2009 10:39 PM
> Subject: Re: [percy-l] Ten Best Southern Novels of All Time...
>> At the risk of exposing myself as an old guy, what does ROFLMAO mean?
>> Ever-increasingly clueless,
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