Sorry about the tragity (TRAGEDY)

gandalf at infi.net gandalf at infi.net
Thu Oct 30 19:53:53 EST 1997


In article <19971030180000.NAA07247 at ladder02.news.aol.com> oregon7 at aol.com (Oregon7) writes:
>From: oregon7 at aol.com (Oregon7)
>Subject: Re: Sorry  about the tragity (TRAGEDY)
>Date: 30 Oct 1997 18:00:54 GMT

>If Tragity doesn't sound exactly like tragedy, what does?  Ben Franklin, I
> think, said it is a small mind that can only think of 1 way to spell a word. 
> Remember, itis only during the recent past that spelling was standardized. 
> Before then, life was much more enturresting.

How do you spell fish phonetically?

GHOTI

gh from enough
o from women
ti from action

Shakespeare spelled his name at least 5 different ways (probably to avoid 
lawsuits).

Michael ( or Mykle)



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