If language is the food of love. Let’s eat pies. Great post Jenny!
Originally posted on O Pie-oneers!:
Whoo! Suzie and Steve and I are over the halfway mark with this series! Unfortunately the back half is not a set of categories in which I can claim any kind of expertise, so expect a great deal of out-of-ass pulling. This week we are discussing our 10 favorite things about our respective versions of the English language. Because yes, they’re all different. And yes, I think I may be at a disadvantage because whereas the English have Cockney slang, and the Scots have “boak”, we have passive aggressive bullshit where “Bless your heart, honey!” actually means “You’re fucking stupid.”
I use this word generously in real life and in my posts because I love nerds. I love that there’s a word – American in origin – that describes the kind of people I like to surround myself with. I am a nerd. My friends are all nerds…
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