That's has to be it - inflation.
Got it mixed up with the the Bahamian saying which is "It's the same
seven and sixpence" which denotes the same outcome for different actions.
73 ... Sid.
On 29/10/10 15:58, g3oth wrote:
> A case of Inflation even before Decimalisation Alan ?
> 73 de Charles G3OTH
> --- In email@example.com <mailto:softrock40%40yahoogroups.com>,
> "Alan" <alan4alan@...> wrote:
> > I immediately thought of the communication from the front line "Send
> > > reinforcements, we are going to advance" that reached HQ as "Send
> > > and sixpence, we are going to a dance".
> > My version went "Send three and four pence... "
> > 73 Alan G4ZFQ
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