Dorian E. Gray israfel at
Tue Oct 24 17:38:33 EDT 2000

Laurie asked...
> In a weird coinhcidence with our "names" discussion, I read an excellent
> book this weekend which had two unusual names in it, and I thought I'd ask
> about them.  The book was _Grasshopper_, by Barbara Vine, a terrific
> British author who also writes under the name Ruth Rendell.  The main
> character of _Grasshopper_ is Clodagh--any ideas on how one would
> pronounce that?

Of course - it's an Irish name! :-)  It's pronounced CLOH-da.

Until the sky falls on our heads...

Dorian E. Gray
israfel at

No, I haven't lost my mind - it's backed up on tape somewhere.

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