Re: OT: clicky keyboards
On Sun, Dec 09, 2007 at 07:26:25AM -0600, Ron Johnson wrote:
> On 12/09/07 06:34, Nate Duehr wrote:
> > On Dec 8, 2007, at 10:54 AM, Ron Johnson wrote:
> >> Listening to people sing in Italian (or German) about incest and
> >> matricide is not my cup of tea.
> > We'll make sure not to ever invite you to any Shakespeare plays then,
> > either.
> The differences between Elizabethan English and modern American
> makes Shakespeare is pretty difficult for me, constantly having to
> think about what the phrase means, or having to pause the flow and
> look down into the footnotes to determine the archaic meaning of a
> word or phrase.
To understand Shakespeare, just put your mind in the gutter. Although,
"Do you bite your thumb at me" really does refer to the first digit of