Whimsical ...

  Nontek 10:26 24 Mar 11
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If din = din, and diner = d-eye-ner, and dinner = din-er, why isn't din spelt dinn?

I know, I should get out more!

  Bapou 10:29 24 Mar 11

Far better stay indoors. Otherwise you might just frighten the horses!

  Nontek 10:32 24 Mar 11

Horses? Not having them for dinn-er ...

  spider9 11:02 24 Mar 11

The vagaries of our language... my theory is that it was designed so that only we super-intelligent natives can deal with it properly.
Hence our superiority over other 'johnny-foreigners'!

  Quickbeam 11:02 24 Mar 11

And I thought my brain could be a bit dysfunctional at times...

  finerty 12:19 24 Mar 11

what about dinn dinn then you dimm dimm

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