Names (gill)

otheng otheng at
Mon Oct 16 10:04:45 EDT 2000

----- Original Message ----- 
From: the big el. <iagosaint at>
To: <dwj at>
> Umm.  I have to say that only one thing comes to
> mind--Gil(bert) Blythe, Anne of Green Gables' husband.
>  Maybe that's why Americans have trouble with your
> name sometimes, because that's one of the few times
> we've seen the name Gil/Gill.  Though I think that
> people have become a bit better about that since
> Gillian Anderson rolled around.  I still think it gill
> like fish gills, but at least I say it aloud jill.

I should be grateful for small mercies.<g>


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