Mudcat Café message #253210 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #22936   Message #253210
Posted By: InOBU
06-Jul-00 - 11:12 PM
Thread Name: BS: Happy Holidays, Colonials!!
Subject: RE: BS: Happy Holidays, Colonials!!
Couple of observations:,br> To the questions about how natives feel about the fourth, Many North Eastern nations remember England made better treaties and kept them better than the United States and some celibrate with an American flag barbique. As to the observation we have it good here as opposed to the great over there, we cause more than our share of the missery "over there" and as you chear the American warplanes flying over head for the fourth, don't forget the civilians under them who every once and a while get a bomb droped on their heads, paid for by your taxes
Happy fourth just the same...
Larry
PS, I don't mind being called colonial or anything else, as long as I am not called British when I am at home in Ireland. But Liz, I am also part Geordie, as I seem to remember you are as well, eh? Some don't like being called Geordie, but I've always found it a bit of a comfort like