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Subject: Definition of a yankee
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 1998 18:02:24 EST


In a message dated 98-02-10 17:42:31 EST, you write:

<< >In Maine, a Yankee lives "Down East" - and to a "Down Easter," a Yankee is
>someone who eats pie for breakfast!
>Nikki Strandskov

Or soup. I enjoy both! >>

And I won't tell you what a yankee is to us old-time Texans. suffice to say
we were not talking about ballplayers, and we always prefixed it with a third
syllable.
Grin
love
joan

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