Wednesday, 14 October 2009

more Brizzle

proper dog!

As Charlie said in the previous post about the Bristol accent, with its suffixed 'l',

Diana Wynne Jones in one of her books tells of a Bristol woman whose daughters were called Norma, Eva and Ida - hence, Normal, Evil and Idle...
...which reminds me of a story of a couple of students discussing post-graduation plans, while they were at the pub.

One of them announced their intention to work with VSO in Africa.

"'Ere, you don't want to go there," said the landlord. "Africal's a malarial areal."