20725Re: Awesome melioration (Jerry 20688)
- Dec 1 4:03 PMThank you Jerry
Although the UK is locked in pretty tightly with US policies as our
strongest and most reliable ally, I do not believe the man in the
street over here has a firm opinion one way or the other which party
As for myself: I have no vote outside our borders but I respect
whoever the majority choose.
The American branch of my family tree is split. The Washington limb
voted democrat I think and the Michigans caught the other bus.
Main thing that matters is: both sections are as close as a family
You say you have more comedians per capita than any other country
in the world. I beg to differ. We have politicians and a judiciary
over here who would have you rolling in the aisles if they weren't so
However, they may be an ugly lot but they're mine so I'll
just grin and bear it.
As for stirring the pot: It is only to ensure my friends are well
fed and to quote the Bard of Avon: `Tis an ill cook the cannot
lick his fingers.
--- In email@example.com, "Jerry" <jerry5849@y...> wrote:
> Friend Wings,
> For my part, I know you to be a staunch ally of Americans, though
> this may or may not extend to any administration which might be in
> office at a particular time. I have often wished I could see the
> United States through another's eyes, and with your kind help I
> can. We Americans are silly people at the best of times (as are
> most people around the world I suspect).
> It takes a lot to laugh at oneself, but we do try. We do indeed
> try. I may be wrong, but I think we have more comedians per
> in this country than any other country in the world. We need
> You are indeed a champion of this nation, but leave it to you my
> friend to stir the pot (as well as a lot of female hearts).
> As always,
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, wings081 <no_reply@y...>
> > Awesome melioration
> > Danny, Kate and any member who has taken exception to my
> > `awesome' post.
> > When you have been with this group as long as Suzianne, Jerry,
> > and a host of other members you will come to realise there is no
> > I would ever write a single derogatory word with malice about
> > Sam and his brood.
> > Almost half my family are American citizens, spread around
> > and Washington states.
> > I lived in Oklahoma for almost a year when I was trained to fly
> > ex-barnstormers.
> > You have a champion this side of the pond who enjoys ribbing you
> > much as receiving your innocent reciprocal repartee.
> > I am happy when people use my posts to air their own views, for
> > although you may consider some of my remarks are not what a
> > writing group is about, you must admit it triggers replies and
> > members to the keyboard.
> > As always
> > Wings
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