[DWJ] Re: Oh, those Russians... (Boney M)

Ian W. Riddell iwriddell at gmail.com
Thu Sep 21 13:18:28 EDT 2006

Oh, my father called . . . calls actually . .. me "Gumper" - Apparantly,
when I was wee and bald, I looked like a hockey player named Gump Worsley.

Bizarre coincidence: Someone I went to highschool with, someone my family
didn't really know, was also called Gumper . . . . her "real" name was


On 9/21/06, HSchinske at aol.com <HSchinske at aol.com> wrote:
> In a message dated 9/21/2006 2:20:03 A.M. Pacific Standard Time,
> dwj-request at suberic.net writes:
> > And  when I expressed my slight incredulity, my
> > father took to calling  *me*
> > "Kropotkin" as a pet-name!  He calls me after an
> >  anarchist prince, what
> > does he expect, that I'll be a  conformist?
> >
> > Minnow
> *My* father called me Murgatroyd. Not really sure what the connotations of
> that name are, or do I not want to know? I think rich ugly old man,
> probably
> capitalist and conformist as long as he can make money off it.
> Helen Schinske
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Ian W. Riddell
Director of Music Ministry, James Reeb UU Congregation
Artistic Director, Perfect Harmony Men's Chorus
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