Spoiler on Black Maria and other things (was: Re: pollwhichis far too full of washing)

Melissa Proffitt Melissa at Proffitt.com
Fri Sep 10 17:31:10 EDT 1999


On Sat, 11 Sep 1999 00:06:47 +1000, Sally Odgers wrote:

>And, to drag this back on topic; How is "Mari" in HOWL pronounced? Is it
>like Mary? The only time I've heard this name pronounced is in a scratchy
>old LP recording belonging to my aprents; it's a Scottish song calles
>"Mari's Wedding" and the singer has such a strong accent I can't tell
>(above the crackles, pops and ponks of the old vinyl) just what the vowel
>sound should be.

I think it's MAH-ree, but I'm not positive.

Melissa Proffitt
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