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From: "John Tremewan" <>
Subject: Re: [CON] The Holy Land
Date: Sun, 19 Mar 2006 20:56:11 +1200
References: <200603191600.5CS3000@mail.multiline.com.au>


Hi Chris,

An "AUS Official can't foot it with a Prime Minister of NZ!!!!

Besides that, as the Irish would tell you, "God's own Country" would not
have snakes!!!!!!

QED,
Cheers,
John
----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Uphill" <>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, March 19, 2006 8:01 PM
Subject: RE: [CON] The Holy Land


> Sorry John - but I have to disagree on this one. When Australia played
> Uruguay in the World Cup Soccer playoff's late last year the Uruguay
> officials where quoted prior to the match as saying "God has decreed that
> we
> will win". An AUS team official responded in the following terms "I beg
> to
> differ but everyone knows that Australia is God's own country", the rest
> is
> history and as Albert would say, there endeth the lesson.
>
> Cheers
> Chris Uphill
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Tremewan [mailto:]
> Sent: Sunday, 19 March 2006 3:45 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [CON] The Holy Land
>
> Sorry Warren and Geoff,
>
> I believe it was Richard John Seddon, PM of NZ in the last part of the
> 19th
> Century who decreed that New Zealand was "God's Own Country"!!!!
>
> So that's official! And the Cornish descendents here won't argue with
> that!
>
> Cheers,
> John
>
>
>
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