[DWJ] Angharad?

Minnow minnow at belfry.org.uk
Wed Sep 20 09:58:52 EDT 2006


>On Sep 20, 2006, at 7:22 AM, Minnow wrote:
>
>> Minnow  (well, at least most people know how to say it, even if a few
>> try to spell it Minna!)
>
>Almost everybody thinks my name is spelled Otto.
>
>"Otter," I say.  "Like the animal."
>
>"Perry," I say.  "Like Perry Mason or Perry Como."
>
>My father, when asked to spell his name, would say:
>
>P as in Ptarmigan
>E as in Ecdysiast.
>R as in Rhodomontade.
>R as in Rhodomontade.
>[and I can't remember Y, if there even _was_ a Y]

Heh!  I might take to calling myself "Ghoti".

That's "gh" as in "cough", "o" as in "women", "ti" as in "position"...

Minnow (who whilst looking for "top tube" in a dictionary discovered the
topminnow, yippee!)





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